WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - As the 2020 season kicks into gear June 1, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of resources for you to stay up to date on the topics.
The newly-designed website features a broad range of topics and information including...
Featured stories: documenting the latest happenings in the Atlantic
2020 season outlook: containing pre-season and mid-season outlooks from NOAA, CSU, and other meteorological agencies.
Free downloads: including links to the WECT First Alert Weather App, the 2020 WECT Hurricane Survival Guide, and printable hurricane tracking maps.
Hurricane categories: with a break-down of the Saffir-Simpson scale, as it relates to wind speeds and the numeric category assigned.
Rip current information: an important guide designed to save lives and educate about the dangers they pose and ways to escape.
The cone of uncertainty: what it means and what you should do if you see your location appear in a 5-day hurricane forecast cone.
Rules to live by: designed to help you make educated and informed decisions before, during and after a storm.
Frequently asked questions: answering some of the questions you may find yourself asking if faced with impacts from a tropical storm.
Visit wect.com/hurricane for more helpful tips and articles throughout the season and beyond.