It only takes one storm to turn things upside down. As North Carolinians, we’ve experienced firsthand the devastation tropical storms can have on our community.
There’s not much we can do about the weather, but one thing we can do is prepare ourselves long before a threat is imminent. Hurricanes, tropical storms and depression can threaten our community with dangerous flooding, destructive winds, storm surges, inland flooding, high surf and rip currents.
Get the latest updates from the National Hurricane Center
, which issues watches, warnings, forecasts, and more, and download these helpful preparedness tips for a well-planned strategy.