In July of 2015 the Town of Hilton Head Island received StormReady designation form the National Weather Service. StormReady is the National Weather Service's national community preparedness program that helps communities develop plans to handle all types of severe weather.
The following standards must be met to be
designated a StormReady Community:
The StormReady designation recognizes the Town's ongoing commitment to public safety and preparedness. Communities maintain the designation for three years and must go through another application process to be re-designated.
For more information on StormReady go to www.stormready.noaa.gov/