With a storm this large, you must be prepared. Please be cautious and have a plan set in place for Hurrican Irma. Below you will find things you should have, available shelters, Hurricane tracking sites & more useful information.
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Make sure to have these things during before a Hurricane Hits:
Flashlights & extra bulbs
Batteries (in different sizes!)
Matches First aid kit
Clock (wind-up or battery-powered)
Plastic garbage bags
FOOD AND WATER
Pack non-perishable food for each person for 3-7 days.
Bottled water (1 gallon/person/day)
Two coolers: One for drinks & one for food
Manual can opener
Dry pet food
Remove outdoor items
Trim dead branches from trees
Board up windows
Fill gas tanks and extra containers
Get extra cash
Move furniture away from windows
Store important documents in waterproof containers
Extra supply of medicines
Medic-alert tagsInsect-repellent sprays
Feminine hygiene items
SunscreenSoapFirst aid kit
Bandages/Adhesive tape/Antiseptic solution
Your pet will need more than a bag of food in a storm.
Water for your pet for 3-7 days Non-perishable food
Collar and/or harness
Blanket or pillow
Clean litter box
Updated shots and medical records
Microchip with up-to-date contact info
Puppy training pads
Shelters In Clay County:
Shelters In St. Johns County:
Nassau County Shelters: