No matter what time of year, there is always the potential for weather to wreak havoc on shipment plans. In fact, this year's warmer winter weather meant heavier rainfalls and higher wind speeds, which caused power and internet outages, trees and branches falling and blocking roadways, and higher seas and turbulent waters.
This has the potential to impact all modes of transportation, but businesses still need to get their shipments to where they are going. There are a number of steps logistics managers can take to make it through any season of extreme weather.
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