With Hurricane Irene barreling up the coast, now is a good time to be sure you are prepared for the worst. Below is a list of items you should have on hand for the oncoming storm.
PREPAREDNESS FOR YOUR FAMILY
At least a 3-day supply of water (one gallon per person, per day)
At least a 3-day supply of non-perishable food (and can opener for food if kit contains canned food)
Evacuation route and meeting place if separated
Flashlight/lantern and extra batteries
Battery-powered or hand crank radio (NOAA Weather Radio if possible)
Extra batteries of all