Experts have been predicting an above normal Hurricane season in 2017. Are you ready? There have already been several named storms and there are bound to be many more. In Florida, and in particular, the Tampa Bay area, it is important to put a personal disaster plan together. Be ready when there is a weather emergency declared. Here are some tips that will help you with the Hurricane Planning.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting an above-normal 2017 Hurricane Season with five to nine hurricanes (minimum 74 mph winds), of which two to four will be Category 3 or stronger (minimum 111 mph winds). The forecast calls for a total of 11 to 17 tropical systems (minimum 39 mph winds).