Better to be safe than sorry, right?
While it's still too early to tell what impact Hurricane Joaquin will have on Connecticut, it's smart to have a safety plan in place regardless. If not this storm, it'll work for any future hurricanes, tornadoes and snowstorms that do affect the East Coast.
Besides the bread, milk and batteries we need, The Connecticut Chapter of the March of Dimes has created a detailed list especially for pregnant women and families with infants and young children. In an emergency, this population could be particularily vulnerable without electricity or clean water. Check out this helpful resource which includes all the items you may need. And for the latest information on Joaquin's path, check out FOXCT.com.