Today’s Topic: Partner Resources / Preparedness / Action. Be sure to check the weather and water temperature before you go out. If water is too cold, consider changing plans. Dress for the water temperature, NOT the air temperature, this includes a wetsuit or dry suit. Always wear a life jacket.
NWS New York issues Marine Weather Statements and social media posts in the Spring to alert of the dangers of Cold Water Shock and Incapacitation ahead of busy boating weekends and holidays!