Living on a barrier island becomes a test of faith each June as another hurricane season begins. The 300 or so houses of worship here can be at special risk since many are situated lower and are older and may not reflect current building standards

Today, we’ll turn to Stan Blazyk, the longtime Daily News weather expert and author of “A Century of Galveston Weather.” He has decades of experience charting such storms. And the news he hears this year isn’t good.

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