Before a hurricane strikes there are some steps you can take to prepare you and your family, such as assembling an emergency supply kit. If you're not sure of what goes into your family's kit, click on the link below titled Emergency Supply Kit checklist. The list has been designed so that take it to the store with you when shopping for weekly items for your family. In addition to a kit, it is also a good idea to map out an emergency plan, as well as an evacuation plan. For more information click on the "ReadyVirginia.gov"