Hurricane Prep: The Apps You Need To Download Before It Arrives


You’ve got water, canned provisions, flashlights, and a generator — but do you have the necessary apps loaded onto your smartphone?

If there’s anything South Floridians can learn from Hurricane Harvey, which caused catastrophic floods in the Houston area, it’s that the right app could save your life. Now is the time to download any tool to keep you informed during Irma. Also, if you have battery banks, remember to charge them in case you need to charge your mobile devices later. Also, a USB car charger is useful after a storm if your home is without power.

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