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Hurricane season begins June 1 and if you’re looking for an easy way to keep track of what’s brewing in the tropics, try Twitter.

One aid I ran across today is Severe Weather Alert System for Twitter users.

It’s a free service that provides weather alerts and information on tsunami and volcanic activities. You can also follow information specific to Texas by clicking on the state name in the lower, right part of the homepage.

Of course, you need a Twitter account to follow the tweets.

The Web site for signing up for weather alerts is

Let me know how you like it.