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Hurricanes & Tropical Storms

Local and nationwide hurricane news, tracking maps, photos, video, satellite, radar, alerts, blogs and storm preparation guide

caribbean radar

Caribbean satellite

Interactive Caribbean tracking map

Pacific radar

Pacific satellite

Interactive Pacific tracking map

Hawaii radar

Hawaii satellite

Interactive Hawaii tracking map


Before the storm

Get organized, prepared

What to do when a storm threatens or is approaching


During the Storm

Don't panic during storm

What to do when a storm is hitting your area.


After the storm

Stay safe during aftermath

Tips on how to survive and recover after a storm

Storm Videos

Hurricanes and Severe Weather


Be Prepared for the Storm

Food and water tips

Make sure you know what you need and how to make it last. 



Preparation is key

Use our before and after the storm checklists to get yourself ready.


Hurricane map

Download a printable map to track this year's hurricanes.

Hurricane Dean

Learn the basics of hurricanes

The ingredients for a hurricane include a pre-existing weather disturbance, warm tropical oceans, moisture, and relatively light winds aloft. If the right conditions persist long enough, they can combine to produce the violent winds, incredible waves, torrential rains, and floods we associate with this phenomenon.

Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse


Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse

The CDC's humorous guide on how to prepare for a real emergency.

Storm Photo Galleries

May 6, 2015

Photos: Tornadoes, storms slam southern Plains

Tornadoes raked the southern Plains, overturning cars on an Oklahoma City interstate and destroying dozens of homes.

July 5, 2014

Photos: Hurricane Arthur impacting East Coast

Hurricane Arthur is predicted to strike the North Carolina coast and continue moving up the East Coast over the holiday weekend.

June 16, 2014

Photos: Deadly twin tornadoes rip through Nebraska town

Massive tornadoes swept through northeast Nebraska on June 16, 2014, destroying more than half of the town of Pilger, hospital and emergency officials said.