Hurricane Season 2011 Begins - Are You Ready?


Today, June 1st, marks the start of the 2011 hurricane season. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), it’s going to be an above normal season. NOAA predicts between 3 to 6 major (categories 3, 4, and 5) hurricanes.

With the prediction of between 12-18 named storms this season, it is important for libraries to be prepared. Visit the UPDATED Hurricane Preparedness & Response for Florida Public Libraries web portal for helpful information.

For the full report, read: NOAA hurricane outlook indicates an above-normal Atlantic season