Hurricane Gear Test: The Survival Tabs

This probably isn't what you think of when you think of food for your hurricane kit. In this Hurricane Gear Test, Meteorologist John Dawson shows us a unique food option that comes in a very small package.

Hurricane Gear Test: Uncharted Supply Co. Seventy2 Pro

Your hurricane plans should include a go-bag. It’s an emergency kit that is portable, usually the size of a backpack. On today’s Hurricane Gear Test, Meteorologist John Dawson shows us a survival kit that comes highly praised.

Hurricane Gear Test: Sawyer Tap Filter

Keeping clean, safe water in your hurricane kit can be a challenge. FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson tells viewers about the Sawyer water filtration system that removes 99.9999% of bacteria and protozoa.

Hurricane Gear Test: ReadyWise Emergency Food Kit

Knowing what food to buy for a hurricane can be overwhelming. FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson shares a 72-hour emergency food supply from ReadyWise and American Red Cross that won't taste like cardboard and can help save you some money.

Emergency Zone Deluxe Urban Survival Kit

Everyone needs a basic hurricane kit and many people like to build it themselves. But there are options if you prefer to purchase one. FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson has a survival kit with a low profile.

Hurricane Gear Test: GenTent

Generators are a great addition to any hurricane preparations. But portable generators must always be operated outdoors away from your home, so Meteorologist John Dawson shares a product that will help protect yours from the elements.

Hurricane Gear Test: Hurricane kit basics

FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson says must-have items in your hurricane kit include food, water, a light source, a way to charge your phone, and a first aid kit. He takes a look at some of these items.

Hurricane Gear Test: Pre-built survival kit options

Hurricane season is ending this month. But when the season is over, it's actually the best time to get your preparedness items in order. Meteorologist John Dawson shares some pre-built kits that have everything you need to be ready for next season!

Hurricane Gear Test: Biolite Alpenglow 500

There's a month left of hurricane season, and one thing that is a must in your kit is a light. In this Hurricane Gear Test, Meteorologist John Dawson has an LED lantern that is rechargeable and can also charge your phone.

Hurricane Gear Test: Gerber DoubleDown Folding Machete

A heavy duty cutting device, like a hatchet or machete, is sometimes needed after hurricane landfall. That's why you may want to consider an outdoor cutting tool for your hurricane kit. Meteorologist John Dawson has one today that is compact but can still take care of some big jobs.

Hurricane Gear Test: The CarGenerator

When the power goes out, have you ever wondered if there was a way to use your car to power some of those things you have inside your home? In today's Hurricane Gear Test, Meteorologist John Dawson has found a device that can do just that.

Hurricane Gear Test: Small Dog Basic Emergency Survival Kit

When disaster strikes, it might be a good idea for each family member to have their own survival kit, including your pet. FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson takes a look at Emergency Zone's Small Dog Basic Emergency Survival Kit for your pups.

Testing the LightRanger Telescoping LED Lantern

You've got to have a light and your hurricane kit and a lantern can be a great addition. And in this Hurricane Gear Test, FOX 26 Meteorologist John Dawson shows us one that takes area lighting to a whole new level.