Hurricane Hazards and Science

Submerged NC: Hurricane Hazards and Science - The National Hurricane Center's Role in Providing Life-saving Information


Andy Latto, Hurricane Specialist, National Hurricane Center

Join Andy Latto, Hurricane Specialist at the National Hurricane Center (NHC), as he discusses the main impacts of hurricanes on the Carolinas and mid-Atlantic region. Learn how these destructive storms form and when to expect the biggest threats to the area. Andy will also discuss the forecast process at NHC, including tracking a storm and determining its intensity. He will illustrate some of the challenges and uncertainties faced each time they issue a forecast package. Be sure to register for this webinar to learn how to correctly interpret the NHC forecasts and apply it to your plan to stay safe during hurricane season.

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