What's New- New Interactive storm tracker
- Additional weather map layers
- Improved location tracking
App Description**One of the top 6 hurricane tracking apps - CNN**
**Readersâ€™ Pick: Most innovative and useful hurricane app â€“ FastCompany**
**One of 5 apps to get you through a natural disaster â€“ Fox News**
**Top Apps of the Week (11/3/12) â€“ ABC News**
**Top Apps of the Week (10/29/12) - MediaBistro**
**Top App of the week (9/2/12) - Appolicious**
Be ready for severe weather with Hurricane by American Red Cross. Monitor conditions in your area or throughout the storm track, prepare your family and home, find help and let others know you are safe â€“ a must have for anyone who lives in an area where a hurricane may strike or has loved ones who do.
â€˘Step-by-step instructions let you know what to do even before/during/after the storm, even if no data connectivity.
â€˘Track the path of a hurricane with our interactive storm tracker displaying where the app has been and where itâ€™s predicted to go.
â€˘Monitor, hurricane, flood & tornado-related weather conditions in your area or those of loved-ones with various map layers and location-based notifications for the U.S. and its territories.
â€˘Let family and friends know you are okay with the customizable â€śIâ€™m Safeâ€ť alert for Facebook, Twitter, email and text.
â€˘Find open Red Cross shelters in your area when you need help.
â€˘Stay safe when the lights are out with the Hurricane Toolkit, including a strobe light, flashlight and audible alert functions.
â€˘Prepare for the worst by learning how to assemble an emergency kit for your family in the event of power outage or evacuation.
â€˘Empower your family to stay safe and remain calm in an emergency by learning how to make and practice an emergency plan.
â€˘Earn badges that you can share with your friends and show off your hurricane knowledge with interactive quizzes.
â€˘See an illustrated history of hurricanes in your area.
â€˘Learn the difference between a hurricane warning and watch.
â€˘Know how to what to do about food and drinking water when your area has been impacted by floods and power outages.
September 26, 2013 New version 1.5.1
August 19, 2013 New version 1.5
January 22, 2013 New version 1.4
August 30, 2012 New version 1.3.1
August 24, 2012 New version 1.3
November 30, -0001 Initial Release