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Prepare now, before a storm.

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The Great Galveston Hurricane of 1900 was the deadliest in American history, leaving more than 8,000 people dead. But with advances in meteorology and technology, people now have plenty of warning to prepare and protect themselves. Hurricane season runs from June 1 to Nov. 30, but it's best to prepare before the storm​, before the first hurricane watch​ or warning​ is issued. Here's how:

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