Sources of Official Information to Help You Respond to Tropical Threats

Quick information links to keep in mind during hurricane season


Hurricane Ivan Courtesy of NOAA Photo Library


Official local news and information will always come through your County’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC).

For Bay County visit

The State of Florida Division of Emergency Management provides News and Preparedness Information at and coordinates disaster responses with our local EOCs.

The National Weather Service Forecasting Office in Tallahassee serves Northwest Florida and portions of AL and GA. You can visit their webpage at

The National Weather Service National Hurricane Center provides latest storm information through


Florida Division of Emergency Management also provides planning resources for Families, Individuals with Special Needs, and Businesses. If you haven’t created your disaster plan, now is a great time do so.


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Posted: June 23, 2012

Category: Disaster Preparation, WORK & LIFE

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