Not silly at all, especially considering where you live! This is plug in, not battery. Check your local Petsmart stores, as they carry this one: https://www.google.com/shopping/product/17269121851405425462?lsf=seller:8064,store:7761852170769820019&prds=oid:8236804406410060502&q=battery+operated+air+pumps+for+aquariums&hl=en&ei=DRWcW-DYFOaGjwSMpqzACw&lsft=utm_source:google,utm_term:5174805,utm_medium:cpc,utm_content:GSC+-+Medium+-+Specialty+-+Fish+%7C+*Catch+All,utm_campaign:GSC+-+Medium+-+Specialty+-+Fish&utm_medium=cpc&lsft=gclid:CjwKCAjwuO3cBRAyEiwAzOxKsjg0Ekz9FbTI0UebC2OAWcFL20G7KPBvk1C-8sVsMBKboSF54LdoThoCOkMQAvD_BwE
It is showing in stock here at my store, so you'll need to enter your own zip to see if you have any in your area.
Hope Florence doesn't pound you too badly! We get to meet her tomorrow night, :-(.
Date published: 2018-09-14