Weather Aware: Surviving the Storm



How is the 2020 hurricane season going to look?

NOAA predicts a 60% chance of an above-normal season.

WALB First Alert Weather app

Want to be 'weather aware?' Download the WALB First Alert Weather app.

The First Alert Weather app is available on Apple and Android.

WATCH: How to use the WALB First Alert Weather app

Have the WALB First Alert Weather app? Here's how to use it.

Quiz: Test your knowledge on hurricanes

Ahead of our severe weather preparedness special “Ahead of the Storm,” we have compiled a quiz about hurricanes.
















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  Farmers prepare for busy hurricane season

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  Tips to protect your home, property during hurricane season

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  Sumter Co. EMA offers tips as hurricane season begins

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  Safe and Sound: Preparing for a hurricane during the COVID-19 pandemic

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