Zonkd is thinking of those in the path of Hurricane Florence as she continues on a path towards the East Coast.
Here are some tips that will save you time and ensure you have the information you may need.
Have enough water on hand for at least three days per person and canned or dry goods that can be consumed without heating or cooling. Take note of special infant needs, such as formula and diapers.
Remember to consider your pets' needs in terms of water and food supplies.
Be sure to have working flashlights and extra batteries.
Have your important papers, medications and contact information with you and stored in a waterproof container in case you need to evacuate quickly.
Keep your credit cards with you, your bank ATM card and have some cash on hand in case of extended local power outages.
Above all, be smart and stay safe!