Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
000 NOUS41 KOKX 191000 PNSOKX CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-201000- Public Information Statement National Weather Service New York NY 600 AM EDT Thu May 19 2016 ...National Hurricane Preparedness Week is from May 15 to May 21... Please join the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Upton New York in observing National Hurricane Preparedness Week. Today`s topic covers mitigating damage. If you plan to ride out the storm in your home, make sure it is in good repair and up to local hurricane building code specifications. Many of these retrofits do not cost much or take as long to do as you may think. Have the proper plywood, steel, or aluminum panels to board up the windows and doors. Remember, the garage door is the most vulnerable part of the home, so it must be able to withstand the winds. Be prepared this hurricane season...and visit hurricanes.gov and ready.gov/hurricanes. $$

USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.