Read the annual Hurricane Guide for tips and information about preparing for the season.
When Galveston County prepares for a hurricane, it doesn’t just prepare for one storm, Galveston County Judge Mark Henry said.
Your own city government is one of the best places to get information.
• During a mandatory evacuation, all deliveries will be halted. It is not necessary to call to stop your newspaper delivery.
It’s necessary to have the right clothing to get you through the oppressively muggy days after a storm, when power is out and cool breezes are scarce.
Mold, contaminated soil, infections and respiratory ills may lie in wait after a hurricane, physicians say.