Storm Prep Resources
Links for FEMA, evacuation zones and more.

Useful information on preparing yourself and your family for hurricanes and severe weather can be found on the following governmental websites:

Palm Beach County storm surge evacuation zones. Look up your address here.

LOCAL RESOURCES

Palm Beach County Emergency Operations:  http://discover.pbcgov.org/publicsafety/dem/Pages/default.aspx

See also the PBC Disaster Awareness & Recovery Tool (DART) smart phone app, for updated information from the county’s Emergency Operations Center, including information about evacuation zones, shelters and storm preparation. (Apple Store link. Google Play link.)

Palm Beach County “Know Your Zone” storm surge evacuation zone lookup tool: https://discover.pbcgov.org/publicsafety/dem/Pages/Know-Your-Zone.aspx

Martin County Emergency Operations: https://www.martin.fl.us/EM

Martin County “Know Your Zone”: https://www.martin.fl.us/EvacuationZones

South Florida Water Management District:

STATE RESOURCES

State of Florida Division of Emergency Response: https://www.floridadisaster.org

Disaster supply checklist

UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Services Disaster Preparation and Recovery Guide

FEDERAL RESOURCES

National Hurricane Center: https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Citizen Corps: http://www.ready.gov/

(Storm preparedness information is available in 12 different languages)


More information: How to prepare your laboratory for a storm. A checklist.

(Last updated 08/22/2023 SSD)