Columbia, SC (WLTX) - South Carolina's Emergency Management Division has put together a good guide for people to help them get ready for a hurricane.

With the now very real possibility that Hurricane Irma could affect the state, it's important for everyone in the state to go ahead and review the guide.

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It's got good information about what to prepare before the storm, what to do during a hurricane, and what you'll need to do afterward.

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It's available here as a PDF file for viewing, but it can be downloaded. Read the 2017 South Carolina Hurricane Guide

2017 South Carolina Hurricane Guide by WLTX on Scribd