FL - Determine Your Risk from a Hurricane
Hurricanes are not just a coastal problem. Life and property can also be at risk hundreds of miles inland. The hazards, however, are not the same for all locations.
Most residents in hurricane prone areas understand how intense the winds can be. However, many may not realize -- or prepare for -- other hazards a storm presents, several of which that are far more deadly than the wind.
Understanding your risk is the first step to preparing for the possible life-altering effects from a storm.