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Hurricane Emergency Kit – Do You Have Everything What’s Needed?

Source: The Sun

Latest Update: 30 August 2019 1:35 PM EDT

Hurricane Dorian is about to hit Florida this Monday as a Category 4 storm.

According to CNN, “it’s going to impact the entirety of Florida”.

There’s no time to waste.

Prepare your family and home for the coming storm.

I’ve made the checklist for you with some of the most important items you should stock on before the hurricane.

You should prepare your food and water supplies for at least 72 hours.

The same applies to other items in your basic emergency supply set.

These are some of the most important things you should prepare:

  • Good quality flashlight (with extra batteries)
  • First aid kit
  • Weather alert radio
  • Minimum 3 day supply of food
  • Drinking water – at least 1 gallon per person for 3 days
  • Wrench and pliers
  • Can opener
  • Garbage bags
  • Cell phone
  • Portable cell phone charger
  • Portable laptop charger

Additional Equipment

These things will help you and your family better prepare for the storm:




My name's Craig, I am a general contractor currently living in Dallas, TX. I've worked with different kinds of electric tools throughout my career, including the portable generators. In my spare time, I love going camping and tailgating with my family and friends. I've created this site to provide honest advice for people looking for the right portable generator and other related equipment for work and leisure.