Prepare for winter driving conditions
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 — Temperatures are plummeting and the National Weather Service is calling for one to three inches of snow as low as the valley floor in Tehama and Shasta counties this week. The California Department of Transportation District 2 is reminding motorists to be prepared for winter weather conditions on North State roadways. There are several preparations drivers can make to stay safe on the road:
Before you leave home
Check your brakes, windshield wipers, defroster, heater, headlights and exhaust system to make sure they are in good, working condition.