Maine experienced its last major hurricane 15 years ago and has been hit with on
Maine experienced its last major hurricane 15 years ago and has been hit with only five named hurricanes in the past 50 years, all of them Category 1 storms by they time they crossed our border. Some experts say Maine has more to fear from a nor'easter than from a hurricane; others say Maine is due for a big hurricane. The Maine Emergency Management Agency does not have a specific hurricane plan, but would have enough warning to be fully manned and positioned for one. This summer, MEMA is mounting a campaign to urge Mainers to take precautions for natural disasters. With details on Maine's five big hurricanes.
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Clark, Jeff, "Maine experienced its last major hurricane 15 years ago and has been hit with on" (2006). Maine News Index - Down East Magazine. 3221.