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Hi all with a potential large hurricane approaching us on the west coast of Florida I have a question. I have 3 systems 10-20-65 gallons. Should I move all of my coral to the 65 with the chance that it can maintain temp better for longer since it has more water volume. Temp is my only fear. I have a generator and plenty of gas to last. I have battery air pumps to run during the storm. I am just concerned about temperature for the days after the storm passes. Thank you all and stay safe Florida peeps!
 
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Lights and everything off except for one pump for water movement at the surface and run a fan over the surface to help with cooling. I kept 2 tanks going for nine days after a storm, it can be done. Also have plenty of top off rodi on hand.
I am just going to run return pumps on each tank. I will have roughly 200 gallons of rodi water on hand. Thank you!
 

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Larger the volume the more stable the temperature but eventually it will rise and it will be easier to replaced necessary evaporation on a smaller volume if using fans the plan. Just like it takes less energy to warm a small volume it will takes less energy to cool it. I'd concentrate everything in the smallest. Would take less frozen bottles to maintain, too.
 
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