Weather & Solar Information

Skywarn for the National Capital Area

Skywarn for the Baltimore/Washington Forecast Office

Baltimore/Washington NWS

Local intellicast Radar Loop

National Hurricane Center

N3kl Solar Weather Information

Hurricane Season June 1st - November 30th

Parameter Average Forecast - Co State Forecast - NHC
Named Storms 12.0 18
Hurricanes 6.5 9
Major Hurricanes 2.0 4

Red Cross Information

Be Ready

Hurricane Checklist

Coming Back after the Hurricane/Flood

Atlantic Activity

Are You Ready?

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The official start to the 2010 Atlantic hurricane season is June 1st and will end on November 30th.

Scientists are predicting an above average season, take the time to prepare before the season begins.

Have a family/personal emergency plan and put together a kit of essential supplies including at least:

    * a three-day supply of water and non-perishable food

    * change of clothing

    * a battery-powered or hand-crank radio to hear emergency information

    * extra batteries

Virginia Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday is May 25-31

During those days, no sales tax will be charged on the purchase of many items that can be used to

prepare home and businesses for hurricane season and fill emergency supplies kits. All retailers

participate, according to Virginia law

Full supply list is availabe at:


Last Update: 15 May 13