Lamar-Plant City
(Storm Tracker)
Wed Sep 06 2017 09:13 AM
Re: Forgive me if this has been asked several times


at what wind speed would you consider boarding up the windows and doors?

I would do it at any level of hurricane....not for a tropical storm unless it was rapidly strengthening or possibly very close to hurricane force. Distance from the eyewall is also a factor. 75 mph is plenty to lift objects and throw them and you need that protection to keep from breaking windows.

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