Tyndall evacuates aircraft in preparation of Hurricane Michael Published Oct. 8, 2018 325th Fighter Wing Public Affairs TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Today Tyndall Air Force Base officials ordered the evacuation of aircraft as a precautionary measure as a result of Hurricane Michael. At this time, evacuation of all base personnel has not been ordered. A HURCON 3 level warning means the hurricane has become a potential threat to Tyndall, with destructive winds of 45 mph could arrive within 48 hours. Tyndall members should take the following steps: 1. Ensure you have completed all steps/precautions listed for HURCON 3. 2. Prepare home for hurricane. 3. Be prepared to evacuate. The aircraft will reposition to Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, and Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Texas. Evacuated aircraft and designated personnel will return when the storm danger has passed. Check the Tyndall website at http://www.tyndall.af.mil/AboutUs/Hurricane.aspx and the Tyndall Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/325FWTyndall/ for further HURCON updates. Tyndall officials will release more details as they become available.