Category Archives: Hurricane

Hurricane Sally inflicts wind, water damage at NAS Pensacola; Florida Guard aiding aftermath


The effects of Hurricane Sally were still being felt across the Northern Gulf states on Friday, as military and civilian crews worked to assess and repair the damage. The Category 2 hurricane hit Gulf Shores, Alabama, some 30 miles southwest of Naval Air Station Pensacola, Wednesday morning with 105-mph winds, AccuWeather reported. The air station […]

Navy installations prepare for Hurricane Isaias as it works its way up the Atlantic Coast


Navy installations in Hampton Roads, Virginia, began preparations today as Hurricane Isaias has the potential to bring high winds and rain to the Mid-Atlantic coast as early as next week. They are getting ready for destructive winds as high as almost 60 mph within 72 hours. “Our current priority is twofold — keep our personnel […]