Amy Currin watches the weather news on her cell phone in Texas. Some apps can be particularly useful if your home electricity is out.
Amy Currin watches the weather news on her cell phone in Texas. Some apps can be particularly useful if your home electricity is out. Joe Raedle Getty Images
Amy Currin watches the weather news on her cell phone in Texas. Some apps can be particularly useful if your home electricity is out. Joe Raedle Getty Images

Smartphone apps that can help you stay safe – and connected – in a hurricane

September 08, 2017 4:48 PM