It only takes one storm to change your life and community.
Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive
phenomena. If you live in an area prone to tropical cyclones, you need
to be prepared. Even areas well away from the coastline can be
threatened by dangerous flooding, destructive winds and tornadoes from
these storms. The National Hurricane Center and the Central Pacific Hurricane Center issue watches, warnings, forecasts, and analyses of hazardous tropical weather.
Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 7-13,
2017) is your time to prepare for a potential land-falling tropical
storm or hurricane. Learn how with the daily tips below and related
links. Share these with your friends and family to ensure that they're
2017 Evacuation Zone Identification Survey
The Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® conducted an online and telephone survey of emergency managers in 222 coastal cities, counties, parishes, and regions from Texas to Maine to compile available resources on local evacuation zones and storm surge mapping for consumers.
Find Your Evacuation Zone
Click on the link below to see if your evacuation zone map is available online. If the local
map for your area is hard to understand or is listed as unavailable, contact your local
emergency management officials to learn more. If your community has an evacuation
zone map online and it is not listed here, please send the link to firstname.lastname@example.org, and your map will be added to the list.
Click here to Find Your Evacuation Zone
How else can I find out if I am in an evacuation zone?
If you live in a coastal community from Texas to Maine, click the link above and search
for your city, county, parish, or region. If your community is not listed, contact your local emergency management officials and ask for evacuation zone information.
Your map may be located on your community’s website and you may locate it using a
search engine with this phrase:
site: www.insertyourcitywebsitehere evacuation zone surge map Example: site:www.rivierabch.com evacuation storm surge map
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