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Important change for hurricane warnings in 2014

Just saw this on Yahoo. Looks like a bit more info for those that may be in the way...

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Re: Important change for hurricane warnings in 2014

That a great idea.

I thought this was going to be further clarification on when and under what circumstances they will now issue watches and warnings. Those trigger my haul out coverage and are getting more confusing. When I asked my insurance carrier for clarification, they gave me a case by case answer. Meaning, I have no coverage, unless they decide to be generous. Ridiculous.
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Re: Important change for hurricane warnings in 2014

That is a big improvement, as all of us who have been through a few hurricanes know, it really is the height of the surge, not the wind speed, that determines how much damage there is going to be.
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