Hurricane Irene is coming!

• List of Items To Have During A Hurricane

Water – at least 1 gallon daily per person for 3 to 7 days
Food – at least enough for 3 to 7 days / non-perishable packaged or canned food and juices / foods for infants or the elderly / snack foods / non-electric can opener / cooking tools and fuel / paper plates and plastic utensils
Ice Chest and Ice
Bleach for Sterilization
Tincture of Iodine, or Water Purification Tablets
Soap and Detergent
First Aid Kit
Prescription Medication – two-week supply
Baby Items – diapers, wipes, formula, etc.
Toiletries – includes hygiene items and moisture wipes
Toilet Paper
Telephones – fully charged cell phone with extra battery and a traditional (not cordless) telephone set
Flashlight with Batteries
Radio – battery operated and NOAA weather radio
Spare Batteries
Blankets, Pillows
Clothing – seasonal, rain gear, sturdy shoes
Tools – keep a set with you during the storm
Cash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards – in case banks and ATMs are not be available for extended periods
Keys
Important Documents – keep in a waterproof container or watertight resealable plastic bag. Includes insurance, medical records, bank account numbers, Social Security card, etc.
Pet Care Items – proper identification, immunization records and medications / ample supply of food and water / a carrier or cage / muzzle and leash
Fuel for Generators and Cars
Candles
Waterproof Matches / Sterno
Charcoal and Lighter Fluid
Propane Gas (for grills)
Fire Extinguisher
Plastic Sheeting / Tarp
Plastic Garbage Bags
Duct or Masking Tape
Toys, Books, Games