Hurricane and Disaster Info

Important links for hurricanes and other disaster preparedness. These links give you quick access to a variety of helpful agencies. Please be prepared and monitor trusted sources of information during an emergency. If you need immediate emergency assistance, always dial 9 1 1.

Local & State Websites

Polk Hurricane and Disaster Preparedness

Polk County Hurricane Expo

My Florida 511 (major road closure info)

Emergency Contact Information (database links your ECI to your driver’s license or state ID)

Florida Division of Emergency Management

National Websites provides information for a large variety of disaster situations

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Weather Info

National Weather Service

Weather Underground

Info on Obtaining and Storing Prescriptions During a Disaster

Find an open Pharmacy during an Emergency at

Insulin Storage and Stability Chart

Downloadable Guides

City of Lakeland Flood Protection Information

Florida Emergency Preparedness Guide