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You should take a few minutes to find and safeguard things like deeds, titles, and birth certificates, documents that will be difficult or expensive to replace.
If you live in an evacuation zone or mobile home, you should have these in a waterproof box that you can quickly grab on the way out. You'll want to keep these with you.
But even if you don't evacuate, it's a good idea to put these things in a home safe or at least a strong, fireproof box.
If you opt for a safe deposit box, consider a bank that is not in a flood zone or an area likely to flood from low-level Category 1 or 2 storms.
If you don't want a safe deposit box, gather these documents and put them in sealed plastic bags in a secure, waterproof container.