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Tropical Storm Ophelia Forms, Not a Threat to Land

Oct 09, 2017 Back

October 9, 2017

Tropical Storm Ophelia Forms, Not a Threat to Land

What is the danger?


Tropical Storm Ophelia has formed in the Atlantic, but poses no threat to land. Ophelia is the 15th named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season.


What you need to do:


The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) reminds residents that hurricane season continues through November 30. Being prepared for disaster is a year-round commitment. Go to www.readyharris.org for information on the threats Harris County residents face every day and tips on how to prepare your home and family.


HCOHSEM's ReadyHarris mobile app puts the power to build a personalized preparedness plan in the palm of your hand. The free app is available for both Apple and Android devices.


Where you can learn more:


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