With potential impacts from Hurricane Earl later this week, now is a good time to prepare and put together a hurricane kit.
You can pick up the items at home improvement stores and other retail outlets.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, also known as NOAA, has a hurricane safety checklist.
Some of the items you'll want to have include water, non-perishable foods, flashlights, batteries, radio, first-aid kit, tools personal items and waterproof containers.
You can find a full list of items to have in a hurricane safety and survival kit by heading to our hurricane page.