X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Because damaging winds are rarer far inland, the hurricane risk to the interior of the U.S. can be easy to overlook.

But storms can travel hundreds of miles after landfall and, on rare occasions, hurricane remnants sometimes reintensify after transitioning into extratropical cyclones or combining with pre-existing mid-latitude systems. Moreover, exposed inland properties tend to be more vulnerable compared to coastal construction.

For these reasons, a robust hurricane model needs to extend far beyond coastal counties—and even coastal states—to reflect the full spatial extent of potential losses.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free
PropertyCasualty360 Digital Reader.

INCLUDED IN A DIGITAL MEMBERSHIP:

  • All PropertyCasualty360.com news coverage, best practices, and in-depth analysis.
  • Educational webcasts, resources from industry leaders, and informative newsletters.
  • Other award-winning websites including BenefitsPRO.com and ThinkAdvisor.com.

Already have an account?

PropertyCasualty360

Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.