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Stormy months ahead

Hurricanes are acomin'


Are you prepared for the upcoming hurricane season?  The official start of Hurricane Season is Tuesday, June 1. Is your pantry stocked with non-perishable foods and gallons of water?  How about all the batteries you will need for flashlights and weather radios?  The National Hurricane Center at NOAA is predicting a large and stormy hurricane season this year due to the subsiding El Nino conditions in the Atlantic Ocean.  Get your survival tips and preparation guidelines online at , and let us know in your comments how you are going to prepare for a potentially active hurricane season. You can access the St. Petersburg Times Bay News 9 hurricane guide, “Hurricane Amnesia," by using the electronic edition of the Times.

[Last modified: Friday, July 30, 2010 11:03am]


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