Hurricane emergency kit items

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Hurricane season is underway and now is  the time to get prepared and not when a storm is named.

Here is a quick look of the top items officials say should be packed in your emergency kit:

  • First aid supplies
  • Cash
  • Flashlight, radio, batteries
  • Important documents
  • Water and dry food
  • Prescription medicines
  • Blankets and clothes
  • Toiletries
  • Important phone numbers

Officials also suggest, including your children, in the preparation process. Have a special section in the emergency kit just for them.

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