hurricane preparedness

here is a link to the national hurricane service where a vast amount of info can be found, including guidelines to follow for mariners.
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/HAW2/e...shtml

a question earlier about what do yachts do when there is an intense storm heading their way- people typically just get out of the way. usually there is a mass exit to a safer port or they head out of the way and some ride it out at sea. other's comment that is why they have insurance.