Hurricanes

Read: States Adjusting Hurricane Plans to Account for Coronavirus Challenges

States Adjusting Hurricane Plans to Account for Coronavirus Challenges

Although school gymnasiums are commonly used as shelters, some counties are considering using other parts of schools as well.

Read: NOAA Predicts Busy 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

NOAA Predicts Busy 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30.

Read: ASSA ABLOY Launches Explosion and Hurricane-Resistant Door

ASSA ABLOY Launches Explosion and Hurricane-Resistant Door

The multi-solution door opening has been third-party tested to meet the Department of Defense Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for buildings.

Read: 15 Items Your Hurricane Emergency Kit Should Include

15 Items Your Hurricane Emergency Kit Should Include

FEMA offers a list of items your hurricane emergency kit should include, plus recommended actions you should take before, during and after a hurricane.

Read: Florida Hospitals Are Evacuating Patients after Hurricane Michael

Florida Hospitals Are Evacuating Patients after Hurricane Michael

Two hospitals have deemed their buildings unsafe for patients after being severely damaged from Hurricane Michael.

Read: Florence and Flooding Have Closed Some SC Schools for 3 Weeks

Florence and Flooding Have Closed Some SC Schools for 3 Weeks

South Carolina school districts are still deciding what to do about all the days that students have missed from the storm.

Read: Learning From A School District’s Emergency Responses to Severe Weather

Learning From A School District’s Emergency Responses to Severe Weather

Georgetown County in South Carolina is no stranger to storms, but emergency management officials have learned to respond quickly, collaboratively and effectively.

Read: Forecasters Predict Near- or Above-Normal 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Forecasters Predict Near- or Above-Normal 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a 75 percent chance that the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season will be near- or above-normal.

Read: DeVos Announces Funds for Students, Colleges Impacted by Hurricanes

DeVos Announces Funds for Students, Colleges Impacted by Hurricanes

The Department of Education will reallocate $22.9 million in unexpended funds to assist students and universities affected by hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Irma.

Read: Deaths of 12 Hollywood Nursing Home Patients Ruled Homicides

Deaths of 12 Hollywood Nursing Home Patients Ruled Homicides

The patients died from environmental heat exposure after Hurricane Irma knocked out the power to its central air conditioning.

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