Hurricane Preparedness

As tropical cyclones/hurricanes move ashore, they bring high winds, tornadoes, torrential rains, and flooding.

Current Storm Information
How to Respond
  1. Before a hurricane
  2. During an evacuation
  3. During a hurricane
  4. After a hurricane
Hurricane Hitting Trees and House
Mitigate hurricane damages: Learn what ideas, activities/projects and funding sources people like you used to help reduce or prevent the impacts of hurricanes and tropical storms.

Damage Caused by Hurricanes
  • Flooding / Heavy Winds
  • Hurricane Photos
  • Hurricane Winds
  • Storm Surge
  • Tornadoes
Get more information from Ready.gov.
Hurricane on Radar
Current Storm Watch & Weather Reports
  • Current Storm Watch Information
  • Forecast Updates
What FEMA is Doing to Help
Learn About Hurricanes
  • Definition of a hurricane
  • How hurricanes are named
  • How the hurricane categories are determined
  • Hurricane terms