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Alabama Hurricane Preparedness: Start Here

The University of Alabama Libraries provide this web site to help Alabamians and others prepare for hurricanes.

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  • Huracanas--EPA's Spanish language guide to preparing for hurricanes and related emergencies.


Welcome, this web site brings together information from the Red Cross, CDC, FEMA, local news stations, and other quality sources to help Alabamians and others prepare for hurricanes.

Forecasters have predicted an "active to extremely active" 2013 hurricane season.  The Atlantic hurricane season lasts from June 1 through November 30.  

(Disclaimer: The guide is for informational purposes only.  Please note that the University Libraries do not assume responsibility for the accuracy or comprehensiveness of the information on any of the sites.  Please follow the instructions of emergency officials in a hurricane.)