Getting ready for the storm. Officials say have a family disaster plan. Some things you could do, make sure you designate a safe room, also, evaluate escape routes and discuss the plan with your family. Just in case, have an out a state contact. Also, check your insurance coverage and don't forget about your pets, have a plan for them too. Pack a carrier with canned and dry food, water and medical records. That way, if need be, you can just grab the carrier and go.