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In certain parts of the country, storm warnings are most definitely a reality for folks. Our clever Jessica Hord is going to give you some necessary preparation tips when it comes to building a storm bag for your family. It's really not that hard, so it's much better to be prepared than to find yourself having regrets.

You'll Need:
— Large bag/suitcase
— Gallon of water
— Flashlight
— Spare batteries for flashlight
— Extra prescription medications
— Protein bars
— One trash bag per person
— First aid kit
— Towel
— Extra cell phone charger with cable
— Emergency phone numbers
— Extra cash
Instructions:
1. Pack all items in the bag and store where it's quickly accessible. You're done!
You can also find more items and information on creating a Storm Sack, including items for pets and children, here: https://www.ready.gov/build-a-kit

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