Tips for Emergency PreparednessListen to the local officials. They have the best view of the situation in your area.

Monitor Weather Forecasts & Local News Reports

Make sure your vehicles have gas.

Keep your cellphones charged & with you.

If evacuating follow the designated routes.

Make sure you leave a note or someone knows where you plan to go in the situation.

Wear proper clothes and footwear in an emergency situation.

Never drive through a flooded area or roadway. (Turn around.)

Secure your home. Make sure electrical equipment is shut-off and unplugged. If necessary shut off water and gas.

Check on your neighbors to make sure everyone gets out.