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Winds subside as threat continues; hurricane flooding carries food safety bombs

9 days ago   |   By Food Safety

Editor's note: Barry made landfall late Saturday afternoon as a Category 1 Hurricane and started crawling inland at less than 10 miles per hour. The slow moving storm is expected to dump massive amounts of rain, causing extensive flooding, with additional areas coming onto danger as the waters rise.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service is issuing food safety recommendations for those who may be impacted by Hurricane Barry.
The slow movement of the storm will result in a long duration of torrential rains along the central Gulf Coast and inland through the...
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