To our members and friends in the Caribbean, Southern and Eastern Seaboard Region.
Hurricane Irma is currently a Category 3 Hurricane located in the eastern Atlantic Ocean with forecast to become a Category 4 Hurricane by Tuesday, September 5th. While the forecast is uncertain, current projected timeframes for a Tropical Storm force winds affecting Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands as early as Wednesday, September 6th 2017.
Review individual, family, and community emergency plans.\
Ensure emergency kits are stocked, and as recommended include a
personal water purification kit.
Follow instructions of local emergency management office\agency,
If you have family members in the regions that may be instructed
establish a communications\contact system NOW
For additional information on storm tracking review you local MASS NOTIFICATION SYSEM in place in your jurisdiction, and review National Weather Service reports.