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Online Hurricane Preparedness Seminars and Tools

With the NOAA Climate Prediction Center forecasting an “active or extremely active season this year,” recreational boaters will have to make storm preparations for a likelihood of 13 to 20 named storms. It’s also important to remember that tropical storm and … Continue reading

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Get Prepared for Hurricane Season

With the official start to hurricane season on Saturday, here are some tips from the Coast Guard Auxiliary on how to protect your vessel. Stay safe everyone! The most important thing to remember when thinking about hurricane preparations is to … Continue reading

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Hurricane Precautions and Preparations for Boat Owners

With the hurricane/typhoon season upon us in the northern hemisphere, here is some timely advice from The Gowrie Group about what to do when disaster threatens. The key to protecting your boat from hurricanes or any severe threatening weather is … Continue reading

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Boat Rat: How to Prep Your Boat for a Hurricane

With Hurricane Irene tearing through the Caribbean and heading toward the southeast coast of the U.S., it is apparent that hurricane season is truly upon us. What better time to brush up on our knowledge on how to safely secure … Continue reading

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