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Emergency Management and Weather Web Sites

Emergency Supply Kit and Plan
http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/Are-You-Ready/ *

American Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org/portal/site/en/menuitem.86f46a12f382290517a8f210b80f78a0/?vgnextoid=92d51a53f1c37110VgnVCM1000003481a10aRCRD&vgnextfmt=default 
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CenterPoint Energy
http://www.centerpointenergy.com/home *

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/ *

City of Houston Office of Emergency Management
http://www.houstontx.gov/oem/ *

Disaster Help
http://www.disasterhelp.gov/ *

Emergency Management Strategic Health Care Group
http://www1.va.gov/EMSHG/page.cfm?pg=33

EPA Natural Disasters and Weather Emergencies
http://www.epa.gov/naturalevents/ *

Federal Alliance for Safe Homes
http://www.flash.org/activity.cfm?currentPeril=1&activityID;=174 *

Federal Emergency Management Agency
http://www.fema.gov/areyouready/ *

Food Safety Information for Hurricanes, Power Outages, & Floods
http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/~dms/fsdisasm.html *

Galveston County Office of Emergency Management
http://www.gcoem.org/ *

Greater Houston Transportation and Emergency Management Center
http://www.houstontranstar.org/ *

Harris County Community Services Department
http://www.csd.hctx.net *

Harris County Office of Emergency Management
http://www.hcoem.org *

Harris County Recovers
http://www.harrisrecovery.org *

Houston Chronicle Suggested List of Emergency Supplies
http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/metro/1972653 *

Houston Hurricane Recovery Network
http://www.houstonhurricanerecovery.org/home *

Houston Red Cross
http://www.houstonredcross.org *

Hurricane Preparedness
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/HAW2/english/intro.shtml *

National Hurricane Center
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov *

National Weather Service’s weather for Houston/Galveston
http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/ *

Our Community Prepares
http://www.houstonpbs.org/comm_prepare/ *

Pet Plan
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/HAW2/english/prepare/pet_plan.shtml *

Pets and Livestock Disaster Preparedness Plan
http://www.floridadisaster.org/petplan.htm *

Reliant Energy
http://www.reliant.com/Welcome.do *

Texas Department of Public Safety
http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/ *

Texas Department of State Health Services
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/ *

Texas Division of Emergency Management
http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/dem/pages/index.htm *

Texas Medical Center
http://www.texmedctr.tmc.edu/root/en/TMCServices/EmergencyPreparedness/
EmergencyPreparedness.htm
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Texas Medical Center Emergency Preparedness Resources
http://www.tmcer.org/go/page/1953/28906/ *

Tricare South Disaster Preparedness
http://www.humana-military.com/south/bene/tools-resources/preparedness.asp *

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
http://www.hhs.gov/disasters/ *

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
http://www.ready.gov/index.html *

Preparing Your Home for Natural Disasters
http://www.yellowkeyrealty.com/resources/preparing-your-home-for-natural-disasters.aspx

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