Forecasters predict ‘below average’ storm season
Sunscreen, beach umbrella, a good book – and a disaster kit. Those are just a few of the essentials that should be on every summer checklist.
As the Atlantic hurricane season officially gets underway June 1, the Sussex County Emergency Operations Center encourages residents and visitors to have a plan and be prepared just in case extreme weather comes this way. This week, May 24-30, is National Hurricane Preparedness Week, a time when coastal residents can learn more about preparing their properties for tropical weather.