Hurricane Sandy: Items To Stock Up On

October 27, 2012 Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 5:53 AM EDT

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Hurricane Sandy: Items To Stock Up On

October 27, 2012 Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 5:53 AM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (ABC News) - Hurricane Sandy has prompted people across the Northeast to stock up on food and survival items.

Here are the top items to stock up on before the storm hits:

Non-perishable food that can be eaten easily and without heat - enough for a least three days

Bottled water (enough for at least days), a least a gallon per person

Flashlights

First-aid supplies

Wrench, tools to turn off utilities

Batteries, inverter or solar powered charger

Cleaning supplies, trash bags