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Hurricane Mitigation Weathering the Storm Preparation Nonstructural Solutions: Clean Up Potential Missiles Disaster Kit Know Where to Go Obtain Flood Insurance
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Hurricane Construction Securing the Roof
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Infrastructure Strengthen levees Building codes Protect wetlands Protect Barrier Islands “Batten Down the Hatches” Damage in Miami, 2006 Storm Shutters and Hurricane Glass
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Forecasting Tools for Forecasting Weather Satellites Hurricane Hunter Aircraft Doppler Radar Bouys
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Computer Models Hurricane Pam Simulation Warning System US National Hurricane Center ± Tropical storm watch . Winds of 39 to 74 mph pose a threat in next 36 hours . ± Tropical storm warning
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Unformatted text preview: . Winds of 39 to 74 mph pose a threat in next 24 hours . Hurricane watch . Winds above 74 mph pose a threat in next 36 hours Hurricane warning . Winds above 74 mph pose a threat in next 24 hours . Evacuation Dont Stay for the Party! Phased Evacuation Red - 50 hrs before onset Orange - 40 hrs Yellow - 30 hrs What to do During the Storm If possible - Evacuate before the storm hits Find shelter Stay above storm surge Aftermath Safety first Find safe food and water Prepare for long electrical outage Help neighbors Find shelter and/or make temporary repairs Help others (especially kids) deal with stress...
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