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On 6 October, 2016, Naval Station Mayport, the home of U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command (USNAVSO), the Navy Component to U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), and U.S. Fourth Fleet (C4F), was evacuated due to Hurricane Matthew heading nearly straight for the base with at least Category I winds.

This article hi-lights some of the challenges and lessons the MOC Director experienced when the staff had to relocate on short notice.

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