——By 张梦月 陆梦姝 张宏博
? Increased Ocean Swell
? Barometric Pressure Drop ? Wind Speed
Do you have any questions?
? change to natural environments ? damage to the human-built environment ? loss of life
? When a hurricane is over the ocean and far from land,wind and large waves created by the storm are a hazard for boats at sea .
? Unlike boats, oil and gas platforms over the water are unable to move out of harms way and can be damaged by the fierce wind and waves.
? When a hurricane approaches land, tremendous damage can occur in the built environment.
? Hurricane Katrina in 2005 causing much of the city of New Orleans, LA to flood.
? It is estimated that 10,000 people die each year worldwide due to hurricanes and tropical storms.
How to Prepared For the Hurricane Season
? ★Learn about hurricanes.
? ★Have food stored up that will keep well. ? ★Have a family plan available.
? ★Buy battery operated radios and flashlights.
? ★Get your family medical records together.
?Canned goods ?Anything that does not require refrigeration ?Bottled water
?Talk with your family members about the plan.
?Create an evacuation plan if you can.
?Battery operated radios ?Flashlights
?Keep medications with you at all times.
Thank you !