Katrina 2

Stronger collaboration between FEMA, National Hurricane Center since Hurricane Katrina

After Hurricane Katrina struck, there was criticism over the government’s response to the storm. As a result, many changes were made within …

Tools 2

Behind the desk: The modern tools for reporting severe weather

On a “run of the mill day”, the 8News weather casters analyze data on four computers.

Hurricane Chasers

Hurricane chasers: Willing to go into the eye of the storm

Over the last decade hurricane forecasting has evolved, providing better accuracy and more warnings and in turn, more time to prepare.

Tornado Katie

Staying safe during a tornado

No matter where you live, a basement or cellar will always be the safest place to ride out a storms.