Whether you are evacuating due to a wildfire or hurricane, things get very confusing and hectic during as a result of the emergency. Having a checklist to run through will keep things organized and running smoothly.
Before You Leave
Fill your gas tank.
Charge your mobile phone.
Take cash, checkbooks and credit cards.
Take a back-up of your hard drive or computer files.
Get a map of your emergency route and have a plan B in case the orginal route is blocked.
Identify stopping points on your emergency route (gas stations, restaurants, etc).