If you’re wondering how to keep warm during this dangerously cold time, then you’re not alone. And according to the Gadsden-Etowah County Emergency Management Agency the current season of polar weather that is slamming into the U.S. might make for the coldest period in more than 20 years. EMA Operations Manager Michael Amberson says keeping you and your family warm and healthy can sometimes be difficult. He says the cold weather can not only make life uncomfortable but can also lead to serious problems. Amberson urges people to team up and to remember a few tips. Amberson adds that the best way to protect yourself and your family is to know your risks and make a plan.