The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) May 22 issued its 2014 Atlantic hurricane season outlook and is forecasting a near-normal or below-normal season for tropical activity. However, Daniel Hahn from Santa Rosa Emergency Management urges residents to be prepared.
In preparation for hurricane season, Gov. Rick Scott earlier this month signed legislation approving tax-free shopping May 31 to June 8 for hurricane emergency supplies.
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