Hurricane Page


Are You Hurricane Ready?
Download this checklist [PDF]
(provided by Nat’l Weather Service, Redcross, and FEMA)

Download shopping list for hurricane supply kit [PDF]

(allows you to add items to your shopping list over several weeks)

Emergency Operation Centers

Helpful Organizations
Desoto County EOC
Web Page

Director: Doug Christ
Phone: 863-993-4831


American Redcross

Hardee County EOC
Web Page

Director: Jill Newman
Phone: 863-773-6373


FEMA and

Highlands County EOC
Web Page
Director: Scott Canaday
Phone: 863-385-1112

National Hurricane Center

National Hurricane Center

Charlotte County EOC
Web Page

Director: Wayne Sallade
Phone: 941-833-4000
Create your own
Do you need a Public Service Announcement about your business, school, government office or organization closing due to inclement weather? Email the information so we can share it with the public or Fax it to 863-494-4443.  Be sure to include your contact information so we know the source of information and can reach you for any questions.
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