U.S. COAST GUARD, ATLANTIC AREA, PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA
Satellite image of a hurricane named "Fran." Hurricane Fran was a large, powerful, destructive hurricane that made landfall near Cape Fear, North Carolina on September 5, 1996. Fran was the sixth named storm the 1996 hurricane season. It was so destructive that the name "Fran" was retired from use. Satellite image by NASA.
City Preparedness Listings 2014