Google Maps is useful for finding directions to a gas station or discovering new restaurants in your neighborhood, but it could also now save your life during a natural disaster.

On Thursday, Google announced that its SOS Alerts, which were introduced two years ago, are being updated to include real-time visual information and a navigation warning system in times of crisis to help users best understand what they need to do to stay safe.

At first, SOS Alerts would show users vital information about a crisis, including a summary of the event, relevant news stories and Twitter posts, emergency phone numbers and tips. But following the latest update, Google Maps features “detailed visualizations about hurricanes, earthquakes and floods” as well.

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