Hurricane Forecasters Embark On Preparedness Mission to Caribbean and Mexico

Last year’s Caribbean Hurricane Awareness Tour stopped at Aguadilla, Puerto Rico on April 29, 2017.

FLORIDA, United States, Wednesday April 11, 2018
– With the 2018 hurricane season fast approaching, the United States’ National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Air Force Reserve will host a series of events, including tours aboard a hurricane hunter aircraft, to help communities in the Caribbean prepare for the season and the coming storms.

National Hurricane Centre (NHC) director Ken Graham and several federal hurricane specialists will visit with residents of vulnerable communities and discuss hurricane preparedness, resilience and how they can become “weather-ready.”

Among their stops will be Jamaica on April 27 and Puerto Rico the following day.


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