Storm Surge: The Dangers and why it occurs

With all of the hurricanes as of late, I figured it would be good to explain storm surge and why it occurs and what makes it worse. Obviously when talking about hurricanes we hear a lot about pressures in stronger storms dropping into the low 900 mb which is usually a¬†sign that the hurricane will… Continue reading Storm Surge: The Dangers and why it occurs

Hurricane Irma Not Set in Stone but Early Precautions Should Start Now

Hurricane Irma is many many miles out in the ocean but some concerns need to be addressed. Most people don’t get an emergency kit together, and now is the time to prepare. Even if Irma goes and skirts the coast the need for a kit is important for survival. Think about this: You get water,… Continue reading Hurricane Irma Not Set in Stone but Early Precautions Should Start Now