FORECASTS AND ADVISORIES
» Hurricane Center at NOAA
REAL TIME HURRICANE IMAGERY
» NOAA GOES East Hurricane Sector Visible Image
» NOAA GOES Looping Imagery
» NASA Earth Observatory
» Preparedness information and tips from NOAA
A way to look carefully at the safety actions
associated with each type of hurricane hazard
and prepare your family disaster plan accordingly.
» Red Cross Preparedness Information
Information about preparation, evacuation,
supplies and how to help protect your home.
IT'S NOT JUST YOUR IMAGINATION...
» From MIT: Hurricanes growing fiercer with global warming
Hurricanes have grown significantly more powerful and destructive
over the last three decades due in part to global warming,
says an MIT professor who warns that this trend could continue.
To monitor current wind predictions for the area, NOAA provides an
excellent probability chart. For this and other tracking tools for
individual hurricans, visit the Hurricane Center at NOAA
Preparation and careful monitoring of storm activity can reduce the
effects of power outages, high winds, and flooding... all of which may
affect areas inland. The weather patterns produced by these powerful storms often affect our Wimberley weather in a significant way.
The selected resources above are suggested for monitoring tropical storms and hurricanes, including preparation and excellent advice about how to handle
important details related to property and the health of you and your