Tyndall Air Force Base upgrades to HURCON 5

Tyndall Air Force Base is preparing in case Tropical Storm Laura or Tropical Depression 14 head...
Tyndall Air Force Base is preparing in case Tropical Storm Laura or Tropical Depression 14 head our way.(WJHG)
Published: Aug. 21, 2020 at 2:09 PM CDT
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TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (WJHG) - Tyndall Air Force Base is preparing in case Tropical Storm Laura or Tropical Depression 14 head our way.

Tyndall officials announced Friday they have moved to condition level HURCON 5. They say this warning level means weather systems are potential threats to the base within 96 hours.

#TeamTyndall officials are monitoring Tropical Storm Laura and Tropical Depression 14 closely and as a result Tyndall...

Posted by Tyndall Air Force Base on Friday, August 21, 2020

Officials encourage personnel and their family members to monitor weather stations, Tyndall’s website, and social media for the latest updates. They also say now is the time to review your family or personal plan and inspect your shelter or evacuation kit. They recommend checking your vehicles, prescriptions, and food supplies. If you have pets, you should determine a plan.

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