Storm Season 2018

As the summer storm season continues, Spectrum Bay News 9 and our Weather Experts want to make sure you're well prepared when severe weather threatens. Our Storm Season 2018 section has everything you need to stay ahead of the storm and what to do in the aftermath.

INTERACTIVE HURRICANE TRACKER

COUNTY-BY-COUNTY RESOURCES

HURRICANE QUIZ

Are you a weather expert? Take our interactive quiz and put your knowledge of tropical storms, hurricanes — past and present — to the test. [START QUIZ]

HURRICANE MYTHS

To duct tape or to not duct tape? Should you fill your bathtub for drinking water? Here's the lowdown on several common hurricane myths. [SEE MYTHS]

Hurricane Prep Tips

Do you have a communications plan for you and your family? Having a plan in place well ahead of time is essential. Here are a few things to keep in mind before, during and after a storm. MORE DETAILS ]

Supply Checklist

Be prepared ahead of time by assembling a supply kit ahead of time, so you're not rushing to the busy stores right before a storm hits. Here's what you need and how to get it. [ MORE DETAILS ]

2018 STORM NAMES

Alberto | Beryl | Chris | Debby | Ernesto | Florence | Gordon | Helen | Isaac | Joyce | Kirk | Leslie | Michael | Nadine | Oscar | Patty | Rafael | Sara | Tony | Valerie | William 

SURVIVAL GUIDE

COMING SOON!

Spectrum Bay News 9's Weather Experts are dedicated to bring you the information you need to keep you and your family safe during hurricane season.

  • Supply kit checklist
  • What to do before and during a storm
  • Reminders on keeping your pets safe
  • Hurricane tracking chart
  • Tips for filing insurance claims

 

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Our revolutionary technology leads the way in providing you with the most accurate weather forecasts in the Bay area.

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FIND A SHELTER
Weather shelter

Find a hurricane shelter in your area with the Bay News 9 Interactive Shelter Map.

HURRICANE WEBSITES
SATELLITES

Keep a close eye on areas where hurricanes form with our satellite views.

TRAVEL INFO