February 18, 2021: State Winter Weather Resources

Winter storms continue to affect most of the central and southern parts of the United States that are not accustomed to this kind of severe weather.

Below are online resources that may be able to assist you in locating and receiving aid in the wake of the extreme winter weather in your state. You may wish to contact these providers for additional information.

Local American Red Cross Locator – Enter your zip code to locate the nearest American Red Cross assistance site.

2-1-1 Emergency Resources – Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for help with clothing, food or programs for your family. Dial 211 from a land line or 877-652-1148 from a mobile device. Information can also be accessed by texting your zip code to 898-211 from a mobile phone or tablet. State-based websites are listed below.


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/arkansas

Arkansas 2-1-1 – https://www.arkansas211.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/kentucky

United Way of the Bluegrass 2-1-1 – https://www.uwbg211.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/louisiana

2-1-1 Louisiana Association of United Ways – http://www.louisiana211.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/mississippi

United Way of the Capitol Area – http://uwca.mycommunitypt.com


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/missouri

2-1-1 United Way of Greater St. Louis – https://www.211helps.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/oklahoma

2-1-1 HeartLine – https://heartlineoklahoma.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/oregon

2-1-1 Info – https://www.211info.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/tennessee

Tennessee 2-1-1 – http://tn211.mycommunitypt.com


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/texas

2-1-1 Texas – https://www.211texas.org


PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/virginia

2-1-1 Virginia – https://www.211virginia.org

West Virginia:

PowerOutage.us – https://poweroutage.us/area/state/west%20virginia

West Virginia 2-1-1 – http://www.wv211.org

Additional Resources

Indoor Safety During Winter Weather

Staying Safe Outside During Winter Weather

Traveling Safely During Winter Weather


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