Rick Knabb Former National Hurricane Center Head: Cash Often Forgotten Hurricane Supply By Sascha Cordner • Sep 7, 2017 MGN Online The former head of the National Hurricane Center has some last minute tips for Floridians preparing for Irma. National Hurricane Center Head Has Tips For Residents Who Could Be Impacted By Hermine By Sascha Cordner • Sep 1, 2016 NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/MGN The head of the National Hurricane Center has a message for those who could be impacted by Tropical Storm Hermine. As Hurricane Season Fast Approaches, Officials Place Emphasis On Storm Surge, Tools To Help By Sascha Cordner • May 27, 2016 nhc.noaa.gov/surge/inundation/ Storm surge is often seen as one of the deadliest effects of tropical cyclones and can cause dangerous flooding. With Hurricane Season about to be upon us, meteorologists are now out with a new tool to help better forecast storm surge. Ahead Of Season, Sen. Marco Rubio To Hold Hurricane Forecast Hearing By Sascha Cordner • May 20, 2016 Rubio's press office Hurricane Preparedness Week begins Sunday, and one Florida Senator will hold a hearing Wednesday as the hurricane season fast approaches. Emergency Planners Worry About Complacency By Jim Ash • May 11, 2016 Florida has benefited from a decade-long hurricane drought, but as the 2016 storm season approaches, officials are worried about a false sense of security.