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    Default hurricane with or without article?

    Please tell me which is correct?

    - What should I do at the time of hurricane?
    - What should I do at the time of a hurricane?
    - What should I do at the time of the hurricane?

    It's just an example and I don't mean any exact hurricane, but hurricane in general.

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    p.s. It's not my homework or something like, I just want to know the right article if any...
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    Default Re: hurricane with or without article?

    What should I do if there is a hurricane?
    What should I do to prepare for a hurricane?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: hurricane with or without article?

    "What should I do in hurricane season?" is another possibility if you're not talking about the specific time that a hurricane hits somewhere, but the time of year when they are prevalent. In that example, no article is required.

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