Be prepared: If you're in the path of a hurricane, here's what to do

When a hurricane strikes, things can go from fine to fatal in the blink of an eye, but being prepared for any outcome and having strong plans for all scenarios can significantly lessen the threat to you, your home, and your loved ones.

Prepare ahead of time

Make plans for both evacuation and sheltering in place

TRACK THE TROPICS: Visit the FOX 35 Orlando Hurricane Center for the latest in the tropics, including daily updates and weather alerts.

Be sure to download the FOX 35 Weather app to stay prepared throughout hurricane season.