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BSEE's regulatory oversight of offshore oil and gas operators and activities include both preparations for hurricanes, tropical storms, and severe weather, and reporting requirements if such weather events move through an area of the Outer Continental Shelf. Current requirements (Code of Federal Regulations, CFR) and guidelines (Notices to Lessees, NTL) can be found at the links below. Please note the addition of supporting documentation containing Updated Contacts for Hurricane-related NTLs.