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Storm tracking – Hurricanes

Download the American Red Cross Hurricane app for iPhone and Android devices to monitor conditions in your area or throughout the storm, prepare your family and home, and notify others you’re safe even if the power is out.

Recommended Actions:

  • Review the Emergency guides particular to your area. There are some here Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Ready.gov site
  • Ensure that your contact numbers  are up to date for school & work and completed with emergency contacts.
  • More information on Disaster Planning here.
  • Program your phone with emergency numbers for your area.
  • Follow the advice of local emergency officials and (especially in hurricane-prone areas) monitor local conditions regularly.
  • Get free training from the CERT (Community Emergency Response Teaam) groups in your area.

Storm tracking

Check the National Hurricane Center and the American Red Cross websites for other storm-related news, and review resources such as the Red Cross Flood Safety Checklist (PDF).