Be prepared now and learn what to do before a hurricane strikes, how to stay safe during the event, and where to find help when you need it.
After the Storm
Check out tips on what you should do or be doing after the storm has passed.
Be Prepared & Have a Plan
Being prepared and having a plan often means the difference between life and death during weather events like hurricanes.
Gather information about what to do if an evacuation is ordered during or before a hurricane event.
Review a listing of the categories of hurricane, and learn how a storm's category is determined.
Learn more about the dangers of inland flooding and what you can do to stay safe when it occurs during a hurricane event.
Terms to Know
Become familiar with storm-related terminology for improved awareness of conditions and developing storms.
Tropical Storm Classifications
Find out how tropical storms are classified, and learn about the definition of hurricanes in specific.
Understand the Warnings
Examine a list of differences between a Hurricane Watch and a Hurricane Warning, as well as tips on what should be done during both.
Weathering the Storm
Observe some tips and tricks for weathering hurricanes from your home, at work, and what to do if the winds get stronger.