Richard S. wrote:If shes going to be without power for quite a while i can only assume shes in a rural setting, I know if i was in a rural setting I would have at least one form of auxiliary heat like a hand fired stove and/or wood stove. At least something to keep the chill out of the house and keep the pipes from freezing.
Two TV channels are off the air here last i checked , Not sure if they are back on yet.
I was reading on CNN about Ok city area, some folks are expected not to get the power back on til X-mas.
And that's an Urban area!
True, alot of rural folks have always had backup heat because they are last to get turned back on. But, with a changing planet, I believe alot of people are gonna be shocked at how Vulnerable modern society is to Mother Natures whims.