Hurricane Safety - Comprehensive videos & printable guides
Updated: Mar 8, 2022
BoatU.S. offers a comprehensive hurricane preparedness page, it includes videos and downloadable hurricane preparation worksheets, a Guide to Preparing Boats and Marinas for Hurricanes, and checklists for what to do before and after a hurricane strikes. Sample hurricane plans for boat and yacht clubs as well as up-to-the-minute storm tracking tools with live satellite images are also available.
This is all free! The 12 page Guide to Preparing Marinas, Yacht Clubs, and Boats for Hurricanes The guide covers floating docks with tall pilings, strapping down boats ashore, dealing with boats at fixed docks, moving boats to hurricane holes, and how to install better moorings including stories on why NOT to stay onboard your boat if you can get away.
The video series has 9 different videos with tips and "how to's"!
Also included is a sample Marina Hurricane Preparation Plan that can be customized for any boating facility, as well as a Hurricane Preparation Worksheet that can be printed and given to boat owners.
If you need a comprehensive Hurricane plan and material, Navigate to the BoatU.S. website by clicking here: BoatU.S. Hurricane Page