🌀TELL US: Hurricane preparation advice for those new to Florida

Help newcomers be ready for hurricane season


ORLANDO, Fla. – Living in Florida means the threat of hurricanes and tropical systems from June through November.

Those who have lived in the Sunshine State for years know how to prepare when a storm approaches. But for those new to the state, there’s a lot of anxiety and unknowns when it comes to how to prepare.

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We want to know from you, our Insiders, “What piece of hurricane preparation advice do you have for someone who is new to Florida?”

Insider Catie shared this tip: “Each time you go to the grocery store, buy some extra bottles of water and extra canned goods, just in case the power goes out during or after a hurricane. Make sure the canned goods have a pull-off tab or be sure you have a manual can opener.”

About the Author:

Stacy is a Social Media Producer for ClickOrlando.com and has been with News 6 since 2018. She graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in advertising and a Masters in social media/mass communications.