Emergency Management Agencies & Other Hurricane Resources

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.

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.

The Weather Channel