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Hurricane Nate

State Assistance Information Line

State Assistance Information Line -- 800-342-3557

The Florida State Assistance Information Line (SAIL) is a toll-free hotline activated at the time of an emergency to provide an additional resource for those in Florida to receive accurate and up-to-date information regarding an emergency or disaster situation impacting the State of Florida.

SAIL is currently activated and available 24 hours/7 days a week.


Shelters - all shelters for Hurricane Nate have closed

Special Needs - special needs information in your county

Evacuation - Re-Entry

All evacuation orders for Hurricane Nate have been rescinded.

ESCAMBIA Residents who evacuated may return home as soon as the roadway ways are open. Check HERE for latest re-entry information.
SANTA ROSA Check HERE for latest re-entry information.

Floridians in the affected areas should pay close attention to local alerts and follow the directions of local emergency management officials.

Know Your Zone

Evacuation Zones - to determine if you are in a designated evacuation zone

Read More About Evacuation Zones - learn more about designated evacuation zones, which counties have them and which don't, flood zones are factored into evacuations, and evacuation orders

Get A Plan

Get a Family or Business Plan by visiting Get A Plan

County Emergency Management Contacts

County Emergency management contacts - all Florida county emergency management contacts

BAY 850-784-4000   LEON 850-606-3700
CALHOUN 850-674-8075   LIBERTY 850-643-2339
ESCAMBIA 850-471-6400   OKALOOSA 850-651-7150
FRANKLIN 850-653-8977   SANTA ROSA 850-983-5360
GADSDEN 850-875-8642   TAYLOR 850-838-3575
GULF 850-229-9110   WAKULLA 850-745-7100
HOLMES 850-547-1112   WALTON 850-892-8065
JACKSON 850-482-9678   WASHINGTON 850-638-6203
JEFFERSON 850-342-0211      

Power Outages

Statewide power outages -   latest report    archive     map

Private Sector Coordination

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) and the Division of Emergency Management (DEM) created an event in the Florida Virtual Business Emergency Operations Center (FLVBEOC) for Hurricane Irma and are currently updating with up-to-date storm information, situation reports and resources for the business community. FLVBEOC is available at www.flvbeoc.org.

The state has activated the Private Sector Hotline at 850-815-4925. The hotline is available for business inquiries about the storm, preparedness information and post-impact information.

Florida Chamber of Commerce - Hurricane Information Resources

Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association - Hurricane Resources for your Business

Florida Small Business Development Network –Disaster Information for Business

Better Business Bureau's Florida Hurricane Guide - Hurricane Information Resource for your Business

Reunification Services

After a disaster, letting your family and friends know that you are safe and well can bring your loved ones great peace of mind. The American Red Cross Safe and Well site is designed to help make that communication easier.

You can either register yourself as “Safe and Well” or search loved ones.

State of Emergency

Governor Scott issued Executive Order 17-262 declaring a state of emergency in 29 counties within the State of Florida for Tropical Storm Nate. The State Emergency Operations Center has been activated to Level One, which is full-scale, 24-hours-a-day operations.

State Park Closures

Many state parks remain closed from Hurricane Irma. For state park closures, please visit Florida Department of Environmental Protection Florida Park Service Closures Information.

Mobile Apps

FLGetAPlan - preparedness app from FDEM Google Play  iTunes

Florida Storms - Florida Public Radio Emergency Network Google Play  iTunes

Florida 511 - Get up-to-the-minute, real-time traffic conditions and incident information for the State of Florida with Florida 511.

FEMA - mobile app

Google Crisis Map - shelters, storm track, and more      Spanish

Red Cross - mobile apps


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