Hurricane Season: June 1 - Nov. 30Our region was struck by Hurricane Matthew in October, 2016, and then Hurricane Irma in 2017. Many people are still recovering from these hurricanes. And many in our area remember the infamous 2004 Atlantic hurricane season when Floridians were struck by four hurricanes in 44 days. Most of us in the area have learned firsthand the importance of preparedness. And the experts are predicting a busy 2018 hurricane season. For those who are new to the area, once the storm is approaching, it can be too late to find necessary supplies and make plans to deal with lengthy power outages, damages to our homes and other issues. On this page, you’ll find information to help develop your hurricane preparedness plan and links to other sources of assistance. This information can save lives, so please click the links below to see how you and your loved ones can be prepared for the next storm.
The College has a Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP) that provides guidelines
and directs our resources before, during and after event. Campus Safety is responsible
to track weather activity in the Atlantic Basin and report to the Senior Administration
if action is necessary.
Below are links with some tips that you may find helpful to prepare you and your family for Hurricane Season and some handy sites are listed below for your reference. Staying informed is a critical piece of Hurricane readiness.
Volusia County Emergency Management
- Volusia County Citizens' Information Hotline (866)-345-0345
- Volusia County Emergency Management App https://www.volusia.org/services/public-protection/emergency-management/em-app.stml
Flagler County Emergency Management
- Flagler County Emergency Information Line (386) 586-5111