The AAA Mid Atlantic has seen a double digit increase in battery related roadside assistance calls. Make sure your battery isn't the only thing that might die during this cold stretch. If you have to venture out in the coldest weather- make sure you're prepared. State health officials are concerned about the risk of hypothermia and frostbite from exposure to the cold. They caution that babies and older people are at higher risk of the effects of the extreme cold. Pennsylvania Emergency Management and other state agencies are standing ready if state resources are needed.