Red Cross preparing for severe weather

Red Cross preparing for severe weather

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - With severe weather approaching, the Knoxville chapter of the American Red Cross is preparing.

The Red Cross says it has volunteers and shelter teams on standby. Supplies are being mobilized. No Tennessee volunteers are being deployed to other areas as they may be needed.

The Red Cross also has a list of items to keep on hand during severe weather:
  • Non-Perishable Food
  • Water
  • Flashlights (w/ batteries)
  • Blankets
  • Cell Phone Chargers/Adapters
  • Telephone Numbers (Hard Copy)
  • Medication
  • Toiletries
  • Toys, Cards, Board Games, Etc.
  • Tarp
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