Summertime storms are a staple in Central Florida, with heavy rain, strong wind and excessive lightning possible nearly every day. 

To stay ahead of the storms, be sure to download the Local 6 weather app by searching "WKMG" in your app store.

While you're in the app store, you can also download the Local 6 hurricane app, in case any major storms head to Central Florida.

Here's some info about the apps:

Storm Tracking App

The weather app from Local 6 gives viewers instant access to interactive radar, while also providing the daily forecast and a 7-day outlook.  Weather stories written by Local 6 meteorologists are also available on the app, which also features much more.

FREE DOWNLOAD:  iPhone | Android

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Hurricane Tracker App

Download the Hurricane Tracker App to your phone or tablet to get several features, including interactive radar, push alerts, improved navigation for tracking the tropics and video from the Local 6 weather team.

FREE DOWNLOAD:  iPhone | Android