Facing the Fury: Knowing which supplies you need for hurricane season

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Channel 5 News Anchor Rudy "Monsoon" Mireles faces off against Anchor Dina "Hurricane" Herrera-Garza in a race to find out who can find the most supplies they'll need for hurricane season. 

Chief Meteorologist Tim Smith recommends stocking up on supplies gradually over the next couple of months. 

Important items to include in your hurricane kit include: 

  • Water (one gallon per person, per day)
  • Non-perishable food
  • Flashlight
  • Batteries
  • First-aid kit
  • Manual can opener
  • Cell phone charger
  • Cash
  • Important documents
  • Prescription medications


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