Staying Safe: Test Your Hurricane Preparedness Knowledge
Hurricanes are strong storms that cause life- and property threatening hazards such as high winds, heavy rainfall, storm surge, coastal and inland flooding, rip currents, and tornadoes. Widespread power, water, gas, and communications outages often accompany these storms. The impact from hurricanes can extend from the coast to several hundred miles inland.
You can reduce the risk by understanding the dangers, preparing well, responding appropriately, and taking actions to stay safe after the storm.
Complete this quick quiz to test your hurricane preparedness knowledge. Along the way, watch for tips on preparing for, responding to, and recovering after a hurricane, which can help keep you and your loved ones safe.