Hurricanes and Other Tropical Storms

Hurricanes are dangerous and destructive. Known also as cyclones and typhoons in other parts of the world, hurricanes cause high winds, flooding, heavy rain, and storm surges.

Learn more about hurricanes and other tropical storms so you can be prepared to keep your family safe.

Typhoon Mawar

Residents living in Guam and the surrounding areas, please visit the sites below for emergency alerts and information on how to stay safe after Typhoon Mawar.

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