How prepared are you for a massive power outage? Take the quiz

By Michelle Ganley - Graham Media Group

Huge waves began pounding the Florida Panhandle as Hurricane Michael began moving in from the Gulf on Wednesday.

Officials in Panama City Beach announced they are now unable to respond to any calls for service, and the fire department said it will respond to only life-threatening emergencies, and only within the city limits, the Associated Press reports.

As with any major storm, winds and heavy rainfall have the power to create massive power outages.

Are you, or would you, consider yourself stocked up at home, in the event of an emergency? Take the quiz below to find out. All of the checklist items are listed on ready.gov as what you'll need in your basic disaster supplies kit, as well as some additional emergency supplies that the website recommended.

 

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