Current Version Version: 1.3.1
Developer American Red Cross
Rating
Price Free
Filed Under Weather
Age rating 4+
Compatibility
  • iPhone (Original)
  • iPod Touch
  • iPhone 3G
  • iPhone 3G S
  • iPad

Description

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 even if the power is out – a must have for anyone who lives in an area where a hurricane may strike or has loved ones who do. Features: •Step-by-step instructions let you know what to do even before/during/after the storm, even if no data connectivity. •Monitor weather conditions in your area or those of loved-ones with location-based alerts for the U.S. and its territories from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration(NOAA). •Let family and friends know you are okay with the customizable “I’m Safe” alert for Facebook, Twitter, email and text. •Find open Red Cross shelters in your area when you need help. •Stay safe when the lights are out with the Hurricane Toolkit, including a strobe light, flashlight and audible alert functions. •Prepare for the worst by learning how to assemble an emergency kit for your family in the event of power outage or evacuation. •Empower your family to stay safe and remain calm in an emergency by learning how to make and practice an emergency plan. •Earn badges that you can share with your friends and show off your hurricane knowledge with interactive quizzes. •See an illustrated history of hurricanes in your area. •Learn the difference between a hurricane warning and watch. •Know how to what to do about food and drinking water when your area has been impacted by floods and power outages.