of Supplies to Have on Hand:
Water - at least 1 gallon
daily per person for 3 to 7 days
Food - 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
Blankets / Pillows, etc.
- seasonal / rain gear/ sturdy shoes
First Aid Kit / Medicines / Prescription Drugs
Special Items - for
babies and the elderly
Toiletries / Hygiene items / Moisture wipes
Flashlight / Batteries
- Battery operated and NOAA weather radio
Telephones - Fully charged cell phone with extra battery and a traditional (not
cordless) telephone set
Cash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards - Banks and ATMs may not be available for
Toys, Books and Games and other things to help the kids cope with the storm
documents - in a waterproof container or watertight resealable plastic bag
— insurance, medical records, bank account
numbers, Social Security card, etc.
Tools - keep a set with you during the storm
Vehicle fuel tanks filled
— proper identification / immunization records / medications
— ample supply of food and water
— a carrier or cage
— muzzle and leash
This is just a list of suggestions. We all have to
decided what we need to be as safe and comfortable as possible during a storm.
If you are evacuating, please tell
your neighbor how you can be located in case of an emergency.
If you live alone and need help preparing, please
ask for help. You don't have to weather the storm alone!
My Florida Disaster & Emergency List
Noaa.gov Be Prepared List
Seminole County Emergency Shelters
Friends & Neighbors of WMCA,
Prepare Seminole Booklet
Get it on the website or at local locations near you.
The WMCA board members and the Neighborhood Watch Team suggest
to the following website's for some very important information on being prepared:
look on the right side of the page and click on Hurricane/Storm Information.