Hurricane Center - WVTM-TV: News, Weather, and Sports for Birmingham, AL

  • Top Stories

Hurricane Knowledge

If you've been through a few hurricanes then you know that no two are the same. Some bring extremes of wind, water, surge or tornadoes. We live where tropical storms and hurricanes visit so it's an annual concern. Be prepared with knowledge.

Preparing Your Home for Hurricane Season

Get your home ready now for the threat of tropical weather. Here are many tips to get you started.

Hurricane Myths Can Mislead You

We've all heard a lot of old sayings about hurricanes. Many are nothing more than myths. Myths can get you hurt, facts can save your property and lives. More>>

Protecting your home before and during a hurricane Video included

Take the following measures to prepare for a hurricane. More>>

Hurricane preparation for families and individuals Video included

Hurricanes are severe tropical storms that form in the southern Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, and in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Scientists can now predict hurricanes, but people who live in coastal communities should plan what they will do if they are told to evacuate. More>>

  • Weather TeamMore>>

  • Jerry Tracey

    Jerry Tracey

    Chief Meteorologist
    Jerry Tracey is Alabama's 13's Chief Meteorologist. He brings Birmingham viewers weather reports at 6 and 10 p.m. Jerry came to Alabama's 13 from the Weather Channel in July 1987. Previously, he worked
  • Stephanie Walker

    Stephanie Walker

    Morning Meteorologist
    It's hard to believe that it wasn't Stephanie Walker's first-hand experience with a devastating volcano, Mt.. Pinatubo in the Philippines, that intrigued her to pursue a career in weather. It wasn't the
  • Harmony Mendoza

    Harmony Mendoza

    Weekend Meteorologist
    Meteorologist Harmony Mendoza joined us from WRBL News 3 in Columbus, Ga., a sister station of Alabama's 13. You can watch Harmony every weekend on Alabama's 13 for your morning weather from 5 a.m. to
Powered by WorldNow

1732 Valley View Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35209

Telephone: 205.933.1313
Fax: 205.323.3314

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.