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Vulnerable beach towns can see future before storms hit

Vulnerable local beach destinations have a new tool to protect lives and property when extreme storms hit.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 10:29am EDT

Tags: USGS, Rob Thieler, Neal Augenstein, coastline

Only road onto NC island reopening after Arthur

Sunday - 07/06/2014, 10:52am EDT

Tags: Hurricane Arthur,

Hurricane preparedness sales tax holiday next week

From May 25-31, certain emergency supplies that cost less than $60 including batteries, flash lights, rope, duct tape, bottled water and cell phone chargers are exempt from sales tax at all Virginia retailers.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 04:45pm EDT

Tags: sales tax,

NASA launches drones from Va. to study storms

Friday - 09/13/2013, 04:32pm EDT

Tags: drone

Tornadoes and hurricanes: Preparing for the next bout of bad weather

WTOP's David Burd recently sat down with Frederick County Maryland's Director of Emergency Preparedness, Seamus Mooney, to talk about getting ready for the next weather event.

Thursday - 06/06/2013, 07:50am EDT

Tags: david burd, Seamus Mooney, tornado, weather

Hurricane season likely to be active

Hold on to your hat! Hurricane season is here. So what can you expect this year?

Thursday - 05/30/2013, 03:46pm EDT

Tags: hurricane preparedness, NOAA, derecho, Kate Ryan

No Va. taxes on hurricane supplies this week

Virginia's tax-free holiday runs through May 31, making it the perfect time to stock up on emergency supplies before hurricane season officially starts on June 1.

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 12:23pm EDT

Tags: thomas warren, tax free, tax break, hurricane supplies, Dominion Power

Insurance bureau offers hurricane season tips

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 04:10am EDT

Tags: insurance

Deadly, destructive 2012 hurricane season ends

The 2012 Atlantic hurricane season that spawned the destruction of Sandy and Isaac has come to an end as one for the record books.

Friday - 11/30/2012, 04:46pm EST

Tags: Sandy

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