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How to prepare for the storm with the ultimate disaster kit on Coast Live

Posted at 3:34 PM, Sep 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-11 15:34:26-04

HAMPTON ROADS, Va -  Our Cheryl Nelson travels the country teaching people how to prepare for disasters as an instructor and meteorologist for FEMA’s National Disaster Preparedness Training Center.  She shows us how to prepare the ultimate disaster kit so you are ready for the worst.

Cheryl recommends some resources:

- Build a disaster prep kit:

- Know your evacuation zone & nearby shelter:

- Check for pet-friendly hotels:

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