Peak Hurricane Season is Upon Us
Peak hurricane season is here, occurring from mid-August through October. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center is predicting above-average Atlantic hurricane activity for 2022, and water utilities must remain vigilant in preparing for and responding to potential hurricane impacts.
EPA has several tools t hat can help water utilities take actions to prepare for and respond to hurricane impacts such as flooding, high winds, and storm surge. Go to www.epa.gov/hurricane-response to access EPA's tools.