Here's how you can prepare for freezing temperatures

(MGN Online)

CPS Energy is offering tips on how you can stay safe and prepared for the freezing temperatures we're expected to see overnight and possibly into Monday morning.:

• Charge cell phones, tablets and laptops.

• Do not connect portable generators to your home’s electrical wiring

• Keep children and pets away from generators at all times

• Do not use a gas or electric oven or stove top for heating.

• Gather essential supplies needed during an outage, including flashlight, batteries, bottled water, medication and a first aid kit.

• Report unsafe situations involving electricity or natural gas immediately by calling 911, and CPS Energy at 210-353-2222.

"While we don’t know how the temperatures and potential freezing drizzle will affect us yet, it is important to be prepared and ready to assist customers when they need us,” said Rudy Garza, Sr. VP of Distribution Services & Operations. “As usual, we are monitoring the weather and our crews and equipment are ready to respond. We also encourage customers to prepare and to take precautions to keep their families and pets safe.”

For additional safety tips, click here.

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