Coast Guard releases Hurricane, Severe Weather Preparedness messages, b-roll package for N.J., Maryland and Delaware areas

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News Release

U.S. Coast Guard 5th District Public Affairs North
Coast Guard PA Detachment Baltimore, Md
Office: (410) 576-2541
Coast Guard PA Detachment Atlantic City, NJ
Office: (609) 813-3888

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D5 Public Affairs North online newsroom

Coast Guard releases Hurricane, Severe Weather Preparedness virtual interviews, b-roll package for N.J., Maryland and Delaware areas

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is providing recorded video statements and readiness tips ahead of Hurricane Season 2020.   

Ahead of this year's hurricane season, which starts on June 1, the Coast Guard is sharing important, life-saving information to help regional publics properly prepare.   

Knowing how to prepare for a hurricane or any severe weather is crucial in helping ensure personal safety and protection of property. Throughout May, we will be promoting safety messages and guidelines for people preparing for hurricane season through our social media. Follow us on Facebook at U.S. Coast Guard Mid-Atlantic and on Twitter: @uscgmidatlantic 

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay video statement: 

Lt. Terry Plank, Emergency Management Specialist
https://www.dvidshub.net/video/751607/coast-guard-sector-delaware-bay-shares-safety-message-ahead-2020-hurricane-season

Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region video statement: 

 Lt. Alfred Betts, Chief, Emergency Management and Force Readiness
https://www.dvidshub.net/video/751609/coast-guard-sector-maryland-national-capital-region-shares-safety-messages-ahead-2020-hurricane-season

Hurricane Response B-Roll 

Video:

https://www.dvidshub.net/video/751601/coast-guard-mid-atlantic-hurricane-b-roll

Photos:

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/4753173/coast-guard-helicopter-crews-search-survivors-hurricane-florence

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/4742815/coast-guard-crew-members-wait-picked-up-during-operations

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/4739083/coast-guard-rescues-people-pets-near-riegelwood-nc

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/794394/hurricane-damage-great-kills-harbor

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/2219935/coast-guard-aircrew-patrols-flooded-counties-south-carolina

https://www.dvidshub.net/image/2219939/coast-guard-aircrew-patrols-flooded-counties-south-carolina

Infographics:

https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1494007144395-b0e215ae1ba6ac1b556f084e190e5862/FEMA_2017_Hurricane_HTP_FINAL.pdf

https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1527015736946-1f1f8b5f3989072327dd54d5007c06cf/HurricaneV2.pdf

Contact our duty Public Affairs watchstander for any follow up questions. They are available at D5PublicAffairs@uscg.mil, or at 757-295-8435. 

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