Know Your Zone
NYC may be gearing up for the summer season, but you also should think about preparing for hurricanes. After all, the Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1. Take the first step by finding out whether you live or work in one of the City's six hurricane evacuation zones. Visit NYC.gov/knowyourzone — a one-stop shop for everything you need to know about hurricanes in New York City, including the hazards you may face, and what to do to prepare. While New York is most at risk for tropical storms and hurricanes from August to October, the time to be ready is now.