Tracking the Tropics
When hurricanes or tropical storms hit, it is highly recommended that
you don't brave the storm on the roads. Sometimes, there is no option
and knowing proper safety for you and your vehicle could save
irreparable damage, your pocketbook and own well being.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla---When the storm hits and the power is out, radios have been the go-to for communication, but today technology has advanced right in the palm of our hands.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A state-wide database is allowing Florida residents to register loved ones as emergency contacts in case a natural disaster separates families.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The 2013 hurricane season has begun and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles is encouraging people to register their emergency contacts.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Hurricane season has begun and JEA has distributed electrical safety information to its customers.
On the First Coast, one company is preparing by making sure its patients will get the care they need, even if a hurricane hits.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Saturday is the official start of the 2013 hurricane season.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Mayor Alvin Brown on Good Morning Jacksonville to talk about preparing the River City for Hurricane Season.
Scientists at Florida State are predicting 15 named storms and eight hurricanes for the season from June 1 to November 30.
Federal budget cuts have some worried about the level of our state's preparedness ahead of hurricane season.
First Coast News Meteorologist Mike Prangley reviewed the hurricane season of 2012 and wrote about the myths and the lessons learned at the 2013 hurricane season approached.
ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla -- Hurricane season starts June 1 and if this year's season is anything like the National Weather Service is predicting, it's going to be busy.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Dan Scanlan from the Florida Times-Union on Good Morning Jacksonville with a copy of this year's 2013 Hurricane Preparedness Guide.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- First for you we're partnering with the red Cross to bring you an emergency preparedness guide to get you ready for Hurricane Season.
Christian Smith has been with the American Red Cross for 19 years, and tells us what you need to know in case you have to stay at a shelter.