Unplug small appliances and turn off propane tanks
Remain indoors in an interior hallway, bathroom or closet on the lowest level of your house (unless there is flooding) well away from any windows
Close all interior doors and secure and brace external doors
Do not be fooled by the eye of the hurricane and its temporary period of peaceful weather conditions. The length of time within the eye varies from several minutes to a couple hours, depending on the size of the storm.
Stay away from windows and glass doors. You could be struck by flying debris.