During The Storm
View the latest images from the North Carolina coast.
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When a severe thunderstorm or hurricane knocks out your power, a portable generator can help keep the essentials running. But if used improperly, it can also be dangerous.
The Saffir-Simpson hurricane wind scale categorizes the severity of each storm with 1 to 5 rating. WRAL's Debra Morgan walks us through each category.
Just inches of rushing water could put a driver in a dangerous situation.
WRAL's Mike Mazel shows you how a hurricane's storm surge threatens the beach and coastal homes in this animation.
WRAL's Greg Fishel shows you how a hurricane forms in this animation.
An experimental wind tunnel in South Carolina shows what a hurricane can do to a house.
A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration flight crew displayed the features of one of the Hurricane Hunter aircraft at RDU International Airport Wednesday.
Most hurricane deaths and injuries occur after the storm, when people head out onto flooded roads to check out the damage.
Safety tips for rip currents