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Hurricanes

When are hurricanes most likely to occur in the United States?

    Mid January through mid May
    Mid August through late October
    Early June through mid August

Which region of the United States is most likely to be affected by hurricanes?

    Great Lakes region
    Great Plains region
    Atlantic and Gulf coastal regions

What is the most damaging result of a hurricane?

    Rain
    Storm surge
    High winds

What is a hurricane?

    A small intense storm originating in mountainous areas.
    A large intense storm originating in the tropics.
    NEITHER of the above.

If you are in an area at risk from hurricanes, what are some things you can do to plan for a hurricane?

    Develop a Family Disaster Plan.
    Develop an Evacuation Plan.
    BOTH of the above; develop a Family Disaster Plan and an Evacuation Plan.