S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
Palm trees blowing in severe hurricane winds.

Hurricanes and Extreme Wind in South Carolina

Hurricanes and extreme wind are an inevitable hazard to coastal areas. Being properly prepared for such events is an important responsibility for coastal cities.

The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium researches how to respond effectively to extreme weather, educates residents, and provides decision-makers with science-based information and processes to help create strong and resilient communities.