How to avoid common weather woes in bitter cold temperatures

 Mary Ziolkowski covers her mouth after she walks along Main Street in downtown Buffalo on her lunch break, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News)

Mary Ziolkowski covers her mouth after she walks along Main Street in downtown Buffalo on her lunch break, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News)

The temperatures in the Buffalo area are expected to drop greatly. Learn some tips on how to keep your car running, navigate ice-caked sidewalks, avoid freezing water pipes and even keep your pets safe in the cold in the Buffalo News.