Hurricane 101 / Evacuation

  • Understanding Tropical Storm/Hurricane Forecast Maps

  • Click on the video Reading NHC Storm Map from the National Hurricane Center (NHC). You will learn the simple, yet important information when a forecast is issued relating to a Tropical Storm or Hurricane. Many people misunderstand the ‘storm path cone’ when they are distributed to the public.

  • Westbrook Evacuation Areas

  • Westbrook residents are encouraged to review the enclosed map WB Hurricane Evacuation Areas

    The map provides areas that are prone to storm surge and flooding due to a Hurricane Category 1 (+). Ensure you have plans in place to travel to a safe location with family and friends at least 12-24 hours prior to the hurricane’s landfall.

  • What is Storm Surge

  • Hurricane Wind Speeds – Residential Home

  • Boater Safety