Helpful Hurricane Irma links, resources

  • In this geocolor image captured by GOES-16 and released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Irma approaches Anguilla on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history has roared into the Caribbean, its winds ripping off roofs and knocking out phones. It’s on a path toward Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Cuba before possibly hitting Florida. (NOAA via AP)

Here are some resources to keep updated on Hurricane Irma. Jasper County Fire-Rescue is now live with Nixle alerts. Sign-up through a link below.

National Hurricane Center:  nhc.noaa.gov

National Weather Service: www.weather.gov

SCEMD: Know Your Zone: http://scemd.org/knowyourzone (Refresh page if link does not immediately work).

SCDOT: Evacuation routes: http://www.scdot.org/getting/evacuation.aspx

Jasper County Emergency Management: www.jaspercountysc.org / Facebook: Jasper County Fire-Rescue / Sign-up for messages using Nixle here / Twitter: @jaspersc_fire

Jasper County: www.jaspercountysc.org

Jasper County Sheriff's Office: www.jaspercountysc.org/ Facebook: Jasper County Sheriff's Office

South Carolina Emergency Management Division: www.scemd.org

Town of Ridgeland: www.ridgelandsc.gov / Facebook: The Town of Ridgeland South Carolina

City of Hardeeville: www.cityofhardeeville.com / City of Hardeeville, SC / Sign-up for Nixle alerts here

NOAA/NWS: 2017 Hurricane Guide

SCEMD: South Carolina Hurricane Guide

SBA: Business Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Preparedness Guide


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