Tips on Preparing for a Hurricane in Houston

Hurricane Supplies

Hurricane First Aid Kit

Hurricane Kit for Your Car

Tips on Evacuating from a Hurricane by Car

Latest Gulf Hurricane Position

(a non-governmental view)

National Weather Service
(the government view)

Observations about Hurricanes in Houston

Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale

Storm Terms

Current Atlantic Hurricane Names

Past Atlantic Hurricane Names

Future Atlantic Hurricane Names

Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Intensity Scale
by Donald Ray Burger
Attorney at Law

Category 1 Hurricane: Winds of 74 to 95 mph. Minimal damage.

Category 2 Hurricane: Winds of 96 to 110 mph. Moderate damage.

Category 3 Hurricane: Winds of 111 to 130 mph. Extensive damage.

Category 4 Hurricane: Winds of 131 to 155 mph. Extreme damage.

Category 5 Hurricane: Winds of 156 mph and up. Catastropic damage.

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