Emergency Management Agency & Other Hurricane Links

Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management
Providing emergency mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery to the 2 million residents of Miami-Dade County, Florida

Broward County Emergency Management Division
Information on evacuation zones and preparation tips. 954-831-3900. Rumor Control Hotline: 954-831-4000

Monroe County Hurricane Preparedness
Monroe County Emergency Management provides planning and preparedness for, and coordination of response activities to events which threaten the health and safety of Monroe County residents and visitors, and which may damage property and affect the economy within the County.   Emergency Information Hotline: 1-800-955-5504

Orange County Office of Emergency Management

Florida Department of Emergency Management
Latest evacuation orders for areas under hurricane warnings and news releases on the state's response to disasters.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency
Their tropical storm page includes a ''Surviving the Storm'' guide to hurricane preparedness than can be downloaded, as well as instructions on how to file a flood insurance claim.

The American Red Cross
Responds to disasters such as hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, and fires, or other situations that cause human suffering or create human needs that those affected cannot alleviate without assistance. It is an independent, humanitarian, voluntary organization, not a government agency.
Dade: 305-664-1200
Broward: 954-763-9900

National Hurricane Center
Includes all of the color graphics you see on TV, including the watch, warning and strike probability charts, all the forecasts heard and seen on broadcast media, as well as historical data.

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The Weather Channel