National Guard prepares for hurricane season

By Max Cacas

Hurricane season is just a few months away and the National Guard is preparing for the worst.

Next Tuesday and Wednesday, Fort Belvoir will be the scene of a large-scale command post exercise for hurricane preparedness.

150 people from across the services, and across the federal government will come to Northern Virginia for the exercise.

Register now: Join Tonya Ugoretz, director of Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center, for a free online chat on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 1 p.m.

In addition, representatives from 27 states will be on hand.


Forecasters are predicting an “above average” year for hurricanes.

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