Know what to do before, during, and after a hurricane.

  • Prepare before hurricane season starts. Atlantic hurricane season starts June 1.
  • Create an emergency communication plan with your family before a hurricane.
  • Have emergency supplies in place at home, at work, and in the car.
  • Check your insurance coverage, damages caused by flooding are not covered under normal homeowner’s insurance policies.
  • Know your local community’s evacuation plan and evacuation routes and how to receive alerts.
  • Listen to local officials.