Hurricane Preparedness

Important Updates

For the most recent information on Hurricane Ian, visit the Hurricane Ian NOAA information page or your local weather station.

Hurricane shelter information for Orange County can be found on the Orange County Emergency and Safety Information Page.

Local Resources

Power Companies

News Coverage

Resources For Those Affected By A Hurricane

Websites

Mobile Applications

FEMA Moble App

The FEMA app provides you with tools and tips to keep you safe before, during and after disasters. Tools include weather alerts, emergency kit list, a family emergency planing tool, shelter information, and the ability to apply for federal disaster assistance.

iTunes | Google Play | Website

First Aid by American Red Cross

The official American Red Cross First Aid app puts expert advice for everyday emergencies in your hand. Available for iPhone and Android devices, the official American Red Cross First Aid app gives you instant access to the information you need to know to handle the most common first aid emergencies. Preloaded content means you have instant access to all safety information at anytime, even without reception or an Internet connection.

iTunes | Google Play | Website

OCFL Alert

Receive disaster information straight from Orange County Florida Government, including severe weather updates, road closures, and AMBER Alerts. During hurricane season, this application includes information on shelters, water distribution points, and emergency numbers.

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Numbers to Know

Remember: If it is a life-threatening emergency (Police/Fire/Medical), always dial 911.

Emergencies: 911

Non-emergencies: 311

Fire (Non-emergency) 321.235.5200

Police (Non-emergency) 321.235.5300

Evacuation Information: 511

Citizen Information Line: 407.246.HELP (4357) For use during and after a storm to answer your non-emergency questions and concerns. If you need emergency assistance, please call 9-1-1.

Orlando Office of Emergency Management 321.235.5438

The Office of Emergency Management provides an online emergency information source including information on terrorism, hurricanes, situation reports and wildfires. On the radio, tune into 1650AM (WQDC) for emergency information.