Hurricane Preparedness Week: Complete a written plan

Writing down your plan will help you avoid mistakes

"The time to prepare for a hurricane is before the season begins." 

That's the advice from the National Weather Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration during Hurricane Preparedness Week.

Officials are urging people to get prepared now by:

When those preparations are in place, there is one more thing you should do: Write your plan down.

When you are under stress, you may not remember all of the important details, but if you have your plan written down, you can follow it. Authorities recommend that you talk about your plan with your family and even role play.

Here are some plans that you can download and fill out:

 

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About the Author:

Julie Moreno has worked in local television news for more than 20 years. She came to KSAT as a news producer in 2000. After producing thousands of newscasts, she transitioned to the digital team in 2015. She writes on a wide variety of topics from breaking news to trending stories and manages KSAT’s daily digital content strategy.