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4 critical items not to forget when evacuating from the storm

‎06-06-2014 12:54 PM

Hurricanes hit hard. Although the National Weather Service forecasts only 3-6 hurricanes for the 2014 Atlantic season, it takes only one Sandy-strength storm to wreak havoc and send you and your neighbors scrambling for higher ground.


Typically, meteorologists can warn communities of an approaching hurricane several days before it makes landfall. Use USAA’s tips to prepare your home before the storm and don’t forget to take these items in addition to the basics when you evacuate. 




by josieann ‎06-14-2014 01:53 PM

In case of power outage you will need lighting.  During the last hurricane we used glow sticks as lighting in our hotel room (which also lost power).  The kids loved them and they lasted all night long as a night light in the bathroom !


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