Remember that it is the height of the hurricane season for us, by now you should be prepare & have your kit all done. If you are planning on leaving the area & staying with family it might be a good idea to call before you leave to make sure that they will be still available for you to stay there, thing change all the time so double check before heading out. There are apps that you can down load to keep in touch with what is happening weather wise. There are FEMA, AccuWeather, NOAA , & Weather Channel are just a few that are out there that will keep you updated. Also the Emergency Management Center (EOC) has face books pages that you can like to also keep up to date on. Local TV & radio also will keep you update