Coastal Storms

Hurricane season is June 1-November 30. 

Visit the National Hurricane Center's Hurricane Preparedness web site to learn about the hazards of hurricanes and what you can do to help protect yourself, your family, and your property.

Learn more about preparing for hurricane season at ReadyNC.org.

You can also download the Dept. of Public Safety's ReadyNC app from the iTunes store or the Google Play store.

If you're in an area that is evacuated as a storm approaches, leave your house. Go to a hurricane shelter. Don't risk your life!