Gulf Coast Hurricane Awareness Tour
As part of its efforts to build a Weather-Ready Nation, NOAA’s hurricane experts will tour five U.S. Gulf coastal cities to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for the upcoming hurricane season. The tour will include a U.S. Air Force Reserve WC-130J hurricane hunter aircraft and the NOAA Gulfstream IV-SP aircraft, both of which are used in hurricane forecasting.
Public Tour Schedule:
- Tue., May 17: Scholes Intl. Airport, Galveston, Tex.