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Thursday, May 9th

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Thursday, May 9th -Strengthen Your Home  


If you plan to ride out the storm in your home, make sure it is in good repair and up to local hurricane building code specifications. Many of these retrofits do not cost much or take as long to do as you may think. Have the proper plywood, steel or aluminum panels to board up the windows and doors. Remember, the garage door is the most vulnerable part of the home, so it must be able to withstand the winds.


Hurricane Tour Stop:
Hurricane Tour Stop - May 9, 2019: Charlotte, NC. Highlights: 1) Tour Hurricane Hunter aircraft NOAA P-3 and USAF WC-130J. 2) Meet the pilots and flight crew. 3) Speak with hurricane forecasters. 4) Meet local NWS meteorologists and emergency managers. 5) Learn about weather safety and preparedness