ROCKPORT, Texas — A couple from Rockport, Texas, recently sat down with 3News to tell their story of survival during Hurricane Harvey.

April and Joseph Intorre give their first-hand account of riding out the dangerous storm, as 3News Meteorologists Bill Vessey, Alan Holt and Ryan Shoptaugh explain the dangers of tropical weather and what you can do to prepare yourself and your loved ones in this 3News Hurricane Special.

WATCH NOW: Through the Storm - A 3News Hurricane Special

Every year Kiii-TV releases a Hurricane Guide filled with tips and information that could be vital to making sure you and your loved ones are prepared for hurricane season.

Hurricane season is from June 1-Nov. 30, and the 3News weather team wants you to know the essentials of how to prepare for the dangers of tropical weather. Preparation is the best protection and we encourage you to know the threat levels and have a plan ready.

You can view or download your own copy of the official 2019 Hurricane Guide here: 2019 Hurricane Guide: Download Now.