Google preps for hurricane season, offers enhanced storm tracking to users

hurricaneWith hurricane season starting, tech giant Google has enhanced its weather forecasts and Public Alerts in Google Search, enabling users to better track storms.

“As the U.S. enters hurricane season again, Katrina remains a stark reminder of the devastation a storm like that can cause,” explained Google, in a blog post Thursday.

“We want to be as prepared and as helpful as possible for the next one—no matter where it hits, or how big it is.”   More