Hurricane Season

Hurricane season in Texas is from June 1 - November 30 each year

The National Weather Service (NWS), which is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), offers the following tips for safety preparedness prior to the beginning of hurricane season:

  • Put together a basic emergency kit including water, food, first aid kit, cell phone with chargers and battery backup, radio
  • Prepare a bag containing clothing, toiletries, and other necessary items 
  • Sign up for local alerts and warnings
  • Check to make sure flashlights and other emergency equipment are working
  • Write and review a family emergency plan including where to meet and contact each other during an emergency

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