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is issued for your part of the coast this indicates
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watch should trigger your family's disaster plan, and proactive measures should
be initiated especially those actions that require extra time such as securing a
boat, leaving a barrier island, etc.
- When a is issued for your part of the coast this indicates that
sustained winds of at least 74 mph are expected within 36 hours. Once this
warning has been issued, your family should be in the process of completing
proactive actions and deciding the safest location to be during the storm.
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the storm. This advancing surge combines with the normal tides to create the
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In the last 30 years, inland flooding has been responsible for more than half
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Hurricane force winds can destroy poorly constructed buildings and mobile homes.
Debris such as signs, roofing material, and small items left outside become
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