Floods can happen anywhere. Even if you’re not in a high-risk flood area, you may have to deal with extreme wet weather such as a flash flood. Make sure your home is protected and your family is prepared with these tips:
To protect your family…
Know your Evacuation Route
Know your evacuation route. Understand your community’s flood evacuation plan and take note of several escape routes you can use if ever necessary. Also, leave as soon as officials recommend – don’t wait to be ordered to evacuate.
Create An Evacuation Kit
Create an evacuation kit. When a flood hits your area, you’ll want to
Stay Informed. Monitor weather conditions and see if your community has a text or email alerting system for emergency weather notifications.