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Nate Prompts Emergency Declaration on Gulf Coast

By: Sean Breslin
Weather Underground

As the eventual path of Tropical Storm Nate became clearer, officials along the Gulf Coast warned residents to prepare and not take the storm lightly.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Thursday for 29 counties in response to the storm.

“Tropical Storm Nate is headed north toward our state and Florida must … read more


NPM 1 – Always have ICE

ICE stands for In Case of Emergency.  Most new mobile phones have this contact title pre-programmed so please fill in the appropriate number for your emergency contact, and if you don’t have this contact programmed in your phone, you should create one! Do it today.  Emergency personnel look for the ICE contact in phones as a matter of routine.

As … read more


72 Hour Kit Essentials 6

72 Hour kit – to-go-bag, bug-out-bag, grab bag, ready bag … a bag by any other name is still your bag, baby!

The focus of your 72 hour kit, along with your 72 hour plan is straight forward:To provide for your needs for three days. Not very long, and certainly not the end-all-be-all of your preparedness planning, the … read more