Links to More Information
North Carolina's Hurricane History
by Jay Barnes
This excerpt is from the chapter on Hurricane Fran in the book North Carolina's Hurricane History, Third Edition, by Jay Barnes. This book was an invaluable resource for the Storms to Life project.
Hurricane Fran 10-year Anniversary
This interactive website contains news clips from WRAL's coverage of Fran.
Interactive Satellite Tracking Map
Dome in a Hurricane
Natural Spaces Domes
This webpage contains a collection of photos that describe the effects of Hurricanes Bertha and Fran on one family's dome house.
Flight into Fran
by Jack Williams, USATODAY.com
In this article Jack Williams describes his experience on one of NOAA's hurricane hunter aircraft as it flew through the eye of Fran.
This personal journal describes the events of living through Hurricane Fran and its aftermath in the Raleigh area.
Preliminary Report: Hurricane Fran
National Hurricane Center
This detailed report also includes many tables and graphs of measurement data.
Event Summary: Hurricane Fran, September 1996
This brief summary describes Fran's track, winds, and rain.