Hurricane Preps

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Guide To Storing Gasoline For Generators

Now that the storm has passed, and your lights are still on, if you are among the lucky South Floridians with a generator you’re likely to be wondering, “What do I do with all of this gas?”

CBS4–06/21/2011

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Guide To Preparing Your Pets For A Storm

Your pets are members of your family. Don’t leave them out of your hurricane plans.

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Guide To Preparing Your Boat For A Storm

South Florida is a boater’s paradise, except when a hurricane threatens. But you can do several things to help your boat survive a storm.

CBS4–06/21/2011

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Guide To Having Safe Drinking Water After A Storm

Water is the one hurricane supply you can’t live without. Before a storm approaches, or makes landfall, you should have a plan set in place so you won’t run dry after the storm.

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What To Do Now, Before A Storm

Category 1 hurricanes are dangerous, and Category 5 storms can be survived. How well you and your family come through any storm depends on preparation.

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After The Storm

Remember to get your proof of residency from your hurricane kit; you may need it to re-enter an evacuation area.

CBS4–06/21/2011

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Guide To Plywood Shutters

Keep in mind that NO types of plywood shutters meet the South Florida Building Code. If at all possible, install a commercially produced shutter or other product that does meet the building code

CBS4–06/21/2011

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Stay Safe Before And After A Hurricane

Storm preparations require supplies and experts offer a shopping list of those necessary items.

CBS4–06/21/2011

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Hurricane Map Terminology

Confused about the difference between a tropical disturbance and a tropical wave? CBS4 has the answers.

CBS4–06/21/2011