It’s officially Hurricane Season (June 1st to November 30th) and time to ask yourself, are you ready? These massive storm systems carry a slew of potential threats like powerful winds, heavy rainfall, storm surges, coastal and inland flooding, rip currents, tornadoes, and landslides. Many of us are all too familiar with the devastation associated with Hurricanes and know how crucial it is to make sure you and your family are prepared before, during, and after a storm, NOW. Below are some quick touch points from Ready.gov to make sure you’ve covered your bases for whatever may come our way this season.
Before The Storm
Be Safe After
For further information on how to prepare for a hurricane, check out FEMA’s guide or you can download The National Weather Service’s checklists for each of the different scenarios. Most of us might be well versed in hurricane safety and preparedness, but due to the increase in frequency and severity of these storms, it’s vital that we serve as a resource of information for our valued customers. Remember, should you lose power during any storm be sure to call your utility immediately.