This week is NOAA’s Hurricane Preparedness Week. Do you know what to do if a hurricane or tropical storm is forecast for your area? What can you do to plan ahead? The NWS offices in the Southeast are putting out tips all week in preparation for the official start of the Atlantic Tropical Season on June 1, although we’ve already had our first named storm, the short-lived Arlene. Check out information at https://www.weather.gov/wrn/hurricane-preparedness.