Nothing like a little hurricane whipping up in the Gulf to remind you to get your family, pets, and home prepped for a doozy of a storm!

Are you ready? Have you gone over your checklist? Here are some concise lists for reference:

MEMA

Entergy

MEMA 4 Kids

Get prepared:

1. Shelter

2. Food/Meds

3. Gas

4. Phones

Remember,  in times of crisis it can take emergency crews up to three days to be able to offer assistance, so be ready to ride out those three days safely.