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72 Hour Emergency Kit

windandseaBatten Down the Hatches! The National Weather Service has predicted that the Pacific Northwest may see gale force winds and 4 inches of rain when the remnants of Typhoon Songda hit the coast Thursday afternoon October 13th through the weekend. We might expect urban flooding, high winds, falling tree limbs and power failure.

Create an emergency preparedness kit with at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food and water for your home and office. Kits prepared for vehicle road travel and winter weather evacuation go-kits are also advised. Stay informed and know the weather approaching so you are prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws our way.

For more information visit Take Winter By Storm

Basic Supplies

Extra Supplies
  • Water: One gallon per person, per day
  • Food: Non-perishable, easy-to-prepare items
  • Flashlight
  • Extra Batteries
  • First Aid Kit
  • Medications
  • Work Gloves
  • Multi-purpose tool, Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
  • Sanitation and personal hygiene items
  • Cell phone with chargers
  • Family and Emergency Contact Information
  • Extra Cash (Small Bills and Coins)
  • Emergency Blanket
  • Maps of the area
  • Hand-Crank Radio
  • Copies of personal documents – birth certificates, social security cards, real estate contracts, insurance contracts, bank records and passports, immunization records and any other important personal documents
  • Baby Supplies: formula, diapers, medications
  • Pet Supplies: collar, leash, id, food, carrier and bowl
  • Two-way Radios
  • Manual Can Opener
  • Extra set of car and house keys
  • Whistle
  • Matches
  • Rain Gear
  • Towels
  • Blankets or sleeping bags
  • Extra clothing, hat and sturdy shoes
  • Duct Tape
  • Scissors
  • Household Liquid Bleach
  • Entertainment Items, Games and Activities
  • Trash Bags, Plastic Sheeting
  • Baby Wipes
  • Family Plan
Posted on October 13, 2016 at 5:45 pm
Renee Roberts | Category: Uncategorized | Tagged , , ,