Disaster / Hurricane Supply Kit!
Water - at least 1 gallon daily per person, per day, for 5 to 7 days.
(Family of 4 means 20 to 28 GALLONS! Minimum!)
Food - at least enough for 5 to 7 days
— non-perishable packaged or canned food / juices
— foods for infants or the elderly
— snack foods
— non-electric can opener
— cooking tools / fuel
— paper plates / plastic utensils
Blankets / Pillows, etc.
Clothing - seasonal / rain gear/ sturdy shoes
First Aid Kit / Medicines / Prescription Drugs
Special Items - for babies and the elderly
Toiletries / Hygiene items / Moisture wipes
Flashlight / Batteries
Radio - Battery operated and NOAA weather radio
Telephones - Fully charged cell phone with extra battery and a traditional (not cordless) telephone set
- A cell phone charging adapter for your car.
Cash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards - Banks and ATMs may not be available for extended periods
Toys, Books and Games
Important documents - in a waterproof container or watertight resealable plastic bag
— insurance, medical records, bank account numbers, Social Security card, etc.
Tools - keep a set with you during the storm
Vehicle fuel tanks filled
Pet care items
— proper identification / immunization records / medications
— ample supply of food and water
— a carrier or cage
— muzzle and leash
The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season will be an event in the annual cycle of tropical cyclone formation.
The season will officially start on June 1 and end on November 30.
The 2016 Pacific hurricane season will be an event in the annual cycle of tropical cyclone formation.
The season will officially start on May 15, 2016 in the Eastern Pacific,
and on June 1, 2014 in the Central Pacific,
and end on November 30, 2016