Begin planning ahead by checking out these tips to prepare for spring weather. Temperatures can fluctuate between stormy weather to bright sunny skies in what seems to be minutes. Thunderstorms are typically the most severe weather you will see in the spring season. When the warm, moist air conflicts with cool, dry air, thunderstorms can appear.
Prepare for unpredictable severe spring weather by gathering these items:
- A battery operated flashlight along with back-up batteries.
- Blankets and pillows
- An emergency evacuation plan for your home that includes a plan of emergency for each type of severe weather
- Hygiene products
- A list of telephone numbers for your neighbors, insurance and property information, telephone numbers for utility companies, and medical information numbers
- A first aid kit
- A 3-5 day supply of non-perishable food items and bottled water
- An emergency car kit