Do you need hurricane screens or hurricane barriers? If you live in any of the cities listed below, it might not be a bad idea to invest in some window protection before the 2013 hurricane season.
Also featured below are two infographics. The first outlines storm targets according to hurricane strikes only from 1900-2010 and the other lists the deadliest and costliest hurricanes in the US mainland from 1851-2010.
NOTE: For more information on how these locations in the top 10 were ranked, visit Hurricane City HERE. Infographics were obtained via LiveScience.com.
CITIES AND ISLANDS MOST AFFECTED BY TROPICAL STORMS & HURRICANES
LIST UPDATED: 1/1/13
#1 Cape Hatteras, North Carolina
#2 Morehead City, North Carolina
#3 Grand Bahma Island, Bahamas
#4 Cayman Islands
#5 Great Abaco Island, Bahamas
#6 Wilmington, North Carolina
#7 Andros Island, Bahamas
#8 Sable Island, Nova Scotia
#10 Boca Raton, Florida