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1 Avoid wading in flood water, which can contain dangerous _____; underground or downed power lines can also electrically charge the water.
3 A tropical cyclone with maximum sustained winds of 38 mph (33 knots) or less is called a tropical _____.
5 Become familiar with your evacuation _____, the evacuation route, and shelter locations
9 A tropical cyclone with maximum sustained winds of 74 mph (64 knots) or higher is classified as a _____.
10 Hurricane storms are most active in the month of ____.
12 The Atlantic hurricane season spans from _____ 1 to November 30.
13 Generators should only be used _____ and away from windows.
16 An emergency preparedness _____ includes three days of food and water, medications, a flashlight, batteries, cash, and first aid supplies.
18 Emergency Alert System (abbr).
19 Gather needed supplies for at least _____ days; keeping in mind each person’s specific needs, including medications and pet’s needs.
20 Storm _____ is the abnormal rise of water generated by a storm’s winds and this hazard is historically the leading cause of hurricane-related deaths in the United States.
21 Just six inches of fast-moving water can knock you down, and one _____ of moving water can sweep your vehicle away
22 The roughly circular area of comparatively light winds that encompasses the center of a severe tropical cyclone.
23 Turn Around, Don’t _____! Do not walk, swim, or drive through flood waters.
27 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (abbr).
32 At the onset of approaching hurricanes persons are encouraged to always be ready to _____, and if told, do so immediately.
34 Six hours prior to landfall and during landfall, stay away from _____, flying glass could injure you.
36 Charge your _____ phone and other communication devices about six hours prior to the storm.
37 The Saffir-_____ Hurricane Wind Scale is a 1 to 5 rating based on a hurricane’s sustained wind speed.
38 A tropical _____ has maximum sustained winds of 39 to 73 m.p.h. (34 to 63 knots).