Hurricanes

View of Hurricane from Low Earth OrbitHurricane Evacuation Information

Texas Coastal Hurricanes 

2014 HURRICANE BROCHURE (PDF)

Visit the National Hurricane Center Website

The Atlantic Basin is expected to see an above-normal hurricane season this year, according to the seasonal outlook issued by NOAA's Climate Prediction Center - a division of the National Weather Service. Across the entire Atlantic Basin for the next six-month season, Which begins June 01, 2011 is predicting 12 to 18 named storms (winds of 39 mph or higher) of which 6 to 10 could become hurricanes (winds of 74 mph or higher), including 3 to 6 major hurricanes (Category 3, 4, or 5; winds of 111 mph or higher).

Below are various links to help you stay prepared....

The Saffir-Simpson Scale

F.E.M.A. FOR KIDS

F.E.M.A.

Ready Houston

Ready America

Ready America for Kids

Red Cross Emergency-Specific Preparedness Information

National Hurricane Center

KPRC Channel 2 News

KHOU Channel 11 News

KTRK Channel 13 News

KRIV Channel 26 Fox News

KTRH 740 Radio Online

Tran Star

Emergency Preparedness for Schools and Students