As hurricane season nears and we already have had a summer full of odd stormy things, time to review your disaster preparation kits - see Get Ready! Disaster Preparedness Time!
And Are You Prepared for a Hurricane? Earthquake? Flood?:
A Self-Powered AM/FM/NOAA Weather Radio with Flashlight, Solar Power and Cell Phone Charger
and a good bow saw.
Water. Water. Water. Don't forget there are probably 40 or more gallons of nice clean water in your home water heater.