Be Smart. Take Part. Prepare.
Georgia Power is highlighting Winter Weather Awareness Week December 5-9 during the company’s first-ever Georgia Power PrepareAthon! In collaboration with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency, the company created the online campaign to help its customers better understand how severe winter weather impacts the state and steps they can take in advance to be prepared. Every day throughout the week, the company will spotlight specific preparedness tips or actions that customers can take to become winter ready.
Dec. 5: Regional Risks
Understand what weather risks impact Georgia, from the mountains to the coast.
Dec. 6: Watch vs. Warning
Knowing the difference could save your life.
Dec. 7: Staying Connected
Resources including emergency alerts & Outage Alerts to stay informed.
Dec. 8: Safety Around the House
Tips and tricks to stay warm, and safe, when winter weather strikes.
We are inviting elementary school teachers to tune in with their students for this special event. To help reinforce the importance of planning and preparedness, the company has also created collateral materials to use with students including an emergency kit checklist, coloring sheet and certificate of participation. Materials are available for teacher download below.
When a storm threatens, Georgia Power's Storm Center is your place for information that will help you be prepared and safe. Stay informed when your power is out by signing up for Outage Alerts.Learn More