They aren't really being paranoid. As you'll see in the pictures, the barn is so old and rickety that any gusts above 10 mph could blow that roof right off.
Do you see the amusing part? Take a closer look at the next picture.
Safety first country style! Yup. That's my husband with a rope tied around his waist and my father-in-law holding on to the other end. Well, at least it's something.
Ok - East Coasters, I hope that all the hurricane predictions are exaggerated. But, stay safe every one!