• Hurricane evacuation: Helpful apps for finding gas, hotel rooms, traffic routes

    By: Debbie Lord, Cox Media Group National Content Desk


    If you are looking for information to evacuate before the storm, here is a list of apps and websites that may help.

    For Federal Aviation Administration major airport status, see http://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa/semap.jsp.

    For gas availability, see GasBuddy at https://www.gasbuddy.com/.

    For a map of Xfinity WiFi hot spots, which are located both indoors and outdoors in places such as shopping districts, parks and businesses, visit xfinity.com/wifi.

    For traffic slowdowns or wrecks, road closures and other real-time traffic issues, go to Waze.

    To find a hotel room, see expedia.com.

    If you need information about weather, public alerts, shelters, forecasts and more, go to Google.org’s crisis maps.


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