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

Hurricane prep: smartphone apps to help you stay safe, plus tips for conserving your battery

September 08, 2017 04:48 PM