Although the likelihood of a disaster occurring is low, events can happen very suddenly and it’s extremely important to have a plan ready to be put in place at any time. Water, in particular, is something that should be stored ahead of time in preparation for emergencies. It is very likely that your everyday water source could be cut off or contaminated and your access to clean drinking water, restricted. But how should you store your water and just how much will you need? What else should you have on hand? Here’s what you need to know to keep your family hydrated and safe during a possible emergency.