WATCH: KPRC 2 meteorologist Justin Stapleton speaks with hurricane hunter set to fly into Tropical Storm Laura

KPRC 2 meteorologist Justin Stapleton has a look at what the hurricane hunters are doing.

HOUSTON – KPRC 2 meteorologist Justin Stapleton got a chance to speak with one of the Air Force’s hurricane hunters who is set to fly into Tropical Storm Laura.

Stapleton said Maj. Douglas Gautrau will be flying into the storm Monday night to see how the center of the storm looks and what is going to happen once Laura starts moving out over open water.

You can see what he had to say in the video above.


About the Author:

Daniela Sternitzky-Di Napoli has been a digital news editor at KPRC 2 since 2018. She is a published poet and has background in creative writing and journalism. Daniela has covered events like Hurricane Harvey and the Astros World Series win. In her spare time, Daniela is an avid reader and loves to spend time with her two miniature dachshunds.