The intent of this page is to provide members of the public with information and resources on hurricane preparedness for our community.
According to the National Hurricane Center:
"A tropical cyclone is a rotating, organized system of clouds and thunderstorms that originates over tropical or subtropical waters and has a closed low-level circulation." They are classified as follows:
The Atlantic Hurricane seasons lasts from June 1st to November 30th and peak season for tropical storm systems in the North-Atlantic is late August - September.