Hurricane “Go Bag”

A duffel bag with wheels is ideal as a Hurricane Go Bag

Hurricane “Go Bag”: Keep Yours Prepared

A duffel bag on wheels or backpack is an ideal “Hurricane Go Bag”.

We recommend the following be included in this readily accessible bag:

  • Nutrient-dense foods, such as protein bars, instant oatmeal, nuts, seeds and other non-perishables
  • 1 gallon of water per person, per day
  • Ice chest/cooler and ice
  • Disposable plates, cups and utensils
  • Manual can opener and utility knife
  • 2-week supply of prescription medications
  • First aid kit
  • Toilet paper, paper towels, and pre-moistened towelettes
  • Warm and waterproof layer of clothing, boots and rain gear
  • Warm blanket or sleeping bag
  • Phone charger, flashlight
  • Hand-crank NOAA radio and extra batteries
  • Cash for food, gas, essentials
  • Waterproof holder for driver’s license, Medicare and SS card, passport, bank cards, emergency contacts, insurance papers, and important medical information
  • Whistle and/or distress flag
  • Pet food, medications and crate, if applicable