If you follow Brett Barley’s web show you’re used to seeing the man find his way into world-class waves all over the world. And typical protocol amongst surfers whenever hurricane season hits is to think of all the spitting barrels first and the actual devastation those storms cause after.
So instead of surfing before Florence made landfall — which eventually happened just south of Wrightsville Beach — Brett Barley spent his time preparing his home for a potential disaster, filming all the preparation and early signs of the storm. “There’s waves right now.
When we’re not the ones sitting right in a hurricane’s path it’s pretty easy to look at it that way, so you wouldn’t be wrong to guess a Hurricane Florence-dedicated episode from Barley would feature… a bunch of really good waves.
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