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How to Prepare For a Hurricane

Written by admin on January 8, 2014. Posted in How do i prepare for a hurricane, Impact windows fort myers, Preparation for hurricanes

Storm protection

Preparation for hurricanes is not something a family should put off until the watch or warning has been announced. Hurricanes are strong storms, forces of nature, that can pose life-threatening hazards like flooding, storm surge, high winds and tornadoes. Preparing for hurricanes could save a family’s life.

The first and foremost thing a family can do by way of preparation for hurricanes is to keep an emergency kit. This should include two weeks worth of canned provisions, and drinking water stored in air-tight containers. It’s also important to have spare flashlights, extra batteries, emergency blankets, first-aid kits, duct tape, plastic sheeting, moist toilettes, garbage bags, manual can openers, local maps, and an emergency cellp