Hurricane preparedness


For The Press and Standard


This week’s hurricane preparedness segment focuses on flood and evacuation zones. The “Know Your Zone” awareness campaign instituted by a variety of county and federal agencies, strives to let the citizens of coastal South Carolina know the best way to be prepared for heavy tropical storms, hurricanes, and hurricanes that make landfall. Knowing how to evacuate an area in an orderly fashion is essential for safety. Evacuation zone maps can be found at,