Online hazard and vulnerability assessment tools are available to gather information about your risks.
Everyone needs to be prepared for the unexpected. Your friends and family may not be together when disaster strikes. How will you find each other? Will you know if your children or parents are safe? You may have to evacuate or be confined to your home. What will you do if water, gas, electricity or phone services are shut off? Have these discussions ahead of time.
Put together a basic disaster supplies kit and consider storage locations for different situations.
Develop and document plans for your specific risks.
Protect yourself and family with a Family Emergency Plan
Follow guidelines to guard your community's health and protect the environment during and after the storm.
When waiting out a storm be careful, the danger may not be over yet...
Be alert for: