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Monday, August 10, 2009

Tropical Storm Felicia

Hi everyone-
I hope you are all prepared for the storm coming, in all seriousness please have your hurricane kits ready and move all things movable away from your windows, latch things down. I hope that things won't be too bad, but we all must prepare for the worst. I hope that all of you in blogland stay safe and nothing gets damaged. Remember to fill up gas everyone!

Check boxWater - at least 1 gallon daily per person for 3 to 7 days

Check boxFood - at least enough for 3 to 7 days
— non-perishable packaged or canned food / juices
— foods for infants or the elderly
— snack foods
— non-electric can opener
— cooking tools / fuel
— paper plates / plastic utensils

Check boxBlankets / Pillows, etc.

Check boxClothing - seasonal / rain gear/ sturdy shoes

Check boxFirst Aid Kit / Medicines / Prescription Drugs

Check boxSpecial Items - for babies and the elderly

Check boxToiletries / Hygiene items / Moisture wipes

Check boxFlashlight / Batteries

Check boxRadio - Battery operated and NOAA weather radio

Check boxTelephones - Fully charged cell phone with extra battery and a traditional (not cordless) telephone set

Check boxCash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards - Banks and ATMs may not be available for extended periods

Check boxKeys

Check boxToys, Books and Games

Check boxImportant documents - in a waterproof container or watertight resealable plastic bag
— insurance, medical records, bank account numbers, Social Security card, etc.

Check boxTools - keep a set with you during the storm

Check boxVehicle fuel tanks filled

Check boxPet care items
— proper identification / immunization records / medications
— ample supply of food and water
— a carrier or cage
— muzzle and leash

I'm currently home today w/ the flu but I need to get things ready around my house too. I hope this storm isn't too bad as my family and I fly out on Wednesday evening- yikes.

Take care and God Bless everyone!


  1. Aww, hope you feel better soon!! And thanks for the 411 listing! Geez, that took a while huh?

  2. Oooh, thank you so much for the list! Even though they say its weakening everyone is saying the next one could be the big one, so I'm just preparing everything now! Thanks again for the list!!!!

    Hope you feel better and please be safe!!!


  3. Hope you feel better very soon :) Be safe.

  4. Wow, hope you are feeling better Kelli! Take care and be safe on your trip.


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