FLASH and the National Hurricane Center (NHC) will answer five (5) questions each day of the Hurricane Awareness Tour.

To submit a question, email zoe@flash.org your question by 9 a.m. eastern time each day. Be sure to include your school name, teacher name, and grade, so we can recognize them in the response. If your question is chosen, a video link to your answer will be sent via email by the end of the calendar day.

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FREE WEBINAR FOR KIDS

A free webinar on hurricanes will be offered to grades 4, 5, and 6 on May 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET). This webinar is part of the 2019 Hurricane Preparedness Week and the NOAA Hurricane Awareness Tour. The webinar will be broadcasted live from the Charlotte, NC stop of the Hurricane Awareness Tour.

The 2019 Hurricane Webinar for 4th through 6th grade classes is presented by the Hurricanes: Science and Society (HSS) team at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography (URI/GSO) in partnership with the NOAA National Hurricane Center (NHC) and the NOAA Aircraft Operations Center (AOC). The purpose of the Hurricane Webinar is to raise awareness about hurricanes in advance of the 2019 North Atlantic hurricane season.

During this free webinar, students will hear from NHC forecasters as well as NOAA AOC personnel who fly into hurricanes. The webinar will cover hurricane hazards, forecasting, observing hurricanes with airplanes, and hurricane preparedness.

Offered to grades 4, 5, and 6
May 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET).

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