Historical Hurricane Planning and Impact Assessment Reports

This site provides access to over 70 historical documents relating to various aspects of hurricanes, including planning and response, post-storm assessments, evacuation planning and studies, and general information. These documents are available in digital copy via this website.

General Information

These reports focus on hurricane and coastal flooding preparedness strategies, building performance, hurricane mitigation, growth management, and evacuation behavior and attitudes, among other topics.

Hurricane Evacuation Studies

These reports typically include five related analyses focusing on hazards, behavioral, transportation/evacuation, sheltering, and population vulnerability.

Measured Storm Effects

These reports include an assortment of information on actual hurricane impact data, such as high water marks, storm damage surveys, and inland wind effects.

Post Storm Assessments

These reports include reports offering summaries of hurricane events, along with general observations and specific recommendations resulting from the analyses.