Storm Preparation Recommendations From The CDC

The East Coast was devastated by the effects of Hurricane Sandy. The CDC has practical information on what to put in to your storm preparedness kit.

-Several clean containers of water, large enough for a three-to-five day supply, about five gallons per person

-A supply of non-perishable foods that can last up to five days. Non-perishable foods may include peanut butter, protein bars, dry cereal or granola, nuts, crackers, canned juices and ready-to-eat canned meats, fruits and vegetables.

-A first aid kit and manual.

-A battery-powered radio, flashlights, and extra batteries.