KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – When one of the most active hurricane seasons in years, you’re hearing a lot of about “storm surge.”
WATE 6 Storm Team’s Matt Hinkin explains what a storm surge is, how it forms and why it’s dangerous.
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