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Claire B. Rubin has 39 years of experience as a researcher, consultant, and educator in the fields of emergency management and homeland security.
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Category Archives: Hurricane
From the weather team at the WashPost.: Harvey. Irma. Maria. Why is this hurricane season so bad?
From the WashPost: Hurricanes are menacing our economy. We have to invest in better prediction. To protect our communities and our nation’s economy, we must make smart investments that will advance our forecasts. This would provide actionable intelligence for officials … Continue reading
From a former NY Times reporter: After a Dozen Hurricanes and 40 Years, Familiar Dangers With Higher Stakes
From the NY Times, Hurricane Season, Already Busy, May Get Even Busier.
From the Wash post, this article: Why a Single Hurricane Has Not directly Hit VA, MD, or DE since 1851. The Diva is glad this area is relatively safe from hurricanes, since there are enough man-made disasters in the Washington, … Continue reading
More capable hurricane decision support platform helps emergency managers Hurricane Matthew was one of the first operational uses of DHS’s S&T HURREVAC-eXtended (HV-X) platform. The HV-X platform integrates forecast and planning data to provide emergency managers decision support tools for … Continue reading
NOAA predicts active Atlantic hurricane season with 5 to 9 hurricanes. The federal government predicts an unusually active 2017 hurricane season for the Atlantic Basin, with five to nine hurricanes expected to form. Overall, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration … Continue reading