1. What are the Hurricane Hazards?
2. What does it mean to you?
3. What actions should you take to be prepared?
We have covered these topics in depth in this Hurricane Preparedness series. The table below lists links to the previous blog posts as well as government websites with additional details. For cruisers, you have one more topic to read about (below) before considering yourself Hurricane Prepared.
Hurricane Safety at Sea
Hurricanes have been the cause of many maritime disasters and unfortunately, there is no single rule of thumb that can be used by mariners to ensure safe separation from a hurricane at sea. Instead, constant monitoring of hurricane potential & continual risk analysis when used with some fundamental guidelines become the basic tools to minimize a hurricane's impact to vessels at sea or in port. Read More about Marine Safety.