Hurricane Season - Information, Links & Need-to-Know!
Updated: May 16
Know where to turn to for reliable, up-to-date emergency information.
Bookmark this link and save it for a rainy day!
Reliable sources of information:
FPL - Be sure to visit the Storm Center for up-to-date information, get the latest outage information with Power Tracker and the FPL Mobile App. Check the Government Portal for detailed information about your area, including: outages by county; critical infrastructure facilities affected; transformer outage maps; and other resources.
Hurricane season June 1 -November 30
Other Important Links: FEMA Florida Division of Emergency Management National Hurricane Center (NOAA) Palm Beach County Division of Emergency Management Ready South Florida Solid Waste Authority (SWA)
In the event of a storm, you may have to evacuate your home and travel to a safer location.
To find out your evacuation zone,
Evacuation route information: 850-414-4100
Florida’s Turnpike: www.floridasturnpike.com
Florida Department of Transportation free call '511' for travel information and roadway conditions, including road and bridge closures, toll suspensions and major evacuation routes. www.FL511.com.
Recommended Phone Applications:
American Red Cross Hurricane Android I iPhone American Red Cross Flood Android I iPhone Florida 511 iPhone I Android FEMA Android I iPhone Palm Beach County Disaster Assessment and Recovery (PBC DART) Android I iPhone Miami-Dade 311 Direct iPhone I Android Miami-Dade Damage Assessment (Snapshot) Android Miami-Dade Transit Watch iPhone 211 South Florida iPhone I Android Life 360 Family locator Android I iPhone My Radar Android I iPhone NOAA Weather Radio Android I iPhone ASPCA Mobile App Android I iPhone ICEBlueButton Android I iPhone Reunite Android I iPhone My MedList iPhone Floodwatch iPhone Monster Guard for Kids Android I iPhone Finding Rover Android I iPhone
Social Media Pages to Follow:
Palm Beach County Emergency Management: Facebook I Twitter Broward County Emergency Management: Facebook I Twitter Miami-Dade County Emergency Management: Facebook I Twitter Florida Division of Emergency Management: Facebook I Twitter Florida Department of Health: Facebook I Twitter US National Weather Service Miami: Facebook I Twitter
Other Sites of Interest: