ATLANTIC OCEAN (Sept. 13, 2018)

Lt. Cmdr. Chad Geis, right, meteorological and oceanographic officer, and Aerographer’s Mate 1st Class Russell Ligon analyze Hurricane Florence in the meteorological room aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3). U.S. Naval Forces Northern Command deployed Kearsarge, along with embarked elements of the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit and the Expeditionary Strike Group 2 command element, to be positioned to provide Defense Support to Civil Authorities from the sea in response to Hurricane Florence, should support be requested. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryre Arciaga (Released) 180913-N-KW492-0025

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