A Few Pointers For Driving On Icy Roadways In Central Washington [VIDEO]
The forecast is calling for freezing rain overnight. I know we all are expert drivers (*wink *wink) but here are a few reminders when driving on the icy roads over the next few days in Central Washington.
- First, slow down on packed snow and ice. You should reduce your normal speed in half in icy conditions.
- Second, prepare in advance according to the American Automobile Association, clean windows and headlights.
- Third, check the tread of your vehicles tires.
- Lastly, keep your low beam headlights on.
Those are a few tips to help over the next few days. I'm enclosing a few videos to help you visualize some vital safety do's and don'ts on ice and how to navigate the roadways around Central Washington.