Social Media Changed How People Experienced Hurricane Ida

(TNS) — Ryan Thoden would unknowingly start his career as a storm chaser when he was 10. He remembers venturing out into the eye of the storm as Hurricane Sandy slammed New Jersey in 2012. At the time, he was staying with his grandmother in Pennsville, Salem County. “I had already been interested in weather since… Continue reading Social Media Changed How People Experienced Hurricane Ida

From a teen storm chaser to an N.J. mayor, social media changed how we saw Ida

Ryan Thoden would unknowingly start his career as a storm chaser when he was 10. He remembers venturing out into the eye of the storm as Hurricane Sandy slammed New Jersey in 2012. At the time, he was staying with his grandmother in Pennsville, Salem County. “I had already been interested in weather since I… Continue reading From a teen storm chaser to an N.J. mayor, social media changed how we saw Ida

The social media accounts we’re following for accurate, up-to-the-minute info on Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida is expected to make landfall along Louisiana’s coast over the weekend, which also marks the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Ida is expected to bring winds as high as 140 mph (225 kph) when it comes ashore late Sunday. “This will be a life-altering storm for those who aren’t prepared,” National Weather Service meteorologist… Continue reading The social media accounts we’re following for accurate, up-to-the-minute info on Hurricane Ida