During the Storm
What to do when a storm is hitting your area.
When a hurricane hits, do everything you can to protect yourself: Stay inside, away from windows and doors.
If you do not feel safe during the storm, head immediately to the “safe room” in your home until weather authorities have issued an “all clear” for your area.
Now that television is digital, TV sets that get only broadcast signals, using rabbit ears or roof antennas — including that emergency TV you bought — won’t work.
During a storm, more people are trying to use their phones at the same time. The increased calling volume may create network congestion.
Radar maps, latest news, videos and more to keep you current on the latest storm developments.
What to do when a storm threatens or is approaching
Tips on how to survive and recover after a storm
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Swimming is the most popular summer activity, so the American Red Cross reminds you to be water safe this summer. For tips on what you can do to help your family stay safe, visit redcross.org/watersafetytips.