(WTXL) - Hurricane Michael is continuing its surge up the Atlantic and Florida residents are being encouraged to prepare early.
Here's a resource list of all information you may need ahead of the storm:
If you have any questions about how best to prepare, call Leon County Emergency Management at (850) 606-3700.
Contact the Gadsden County Emergency Management at (850) 875-8688 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Call 9-1-1
Find a map of Gadsden County's fire stations here.
Sign up for CodeRed alerts from Madison County here.
You can find a list of Madison County shelters here.
You can reach the Madison County Emergency Management (Emergency Operations Center) at 850-973-3698 or email@example.com.
If you need sand for sandbags, then there is sand available on the west side of the Courthouse Annex on Parshley St.
Register for Alert Suwannee for up to date weather information.
You can follow the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office Division of Emergency Management on Facebook.
You can find power outage maps for Wakulla County here.
Sign up for Franklin County's alert system here.
Also download the EverBridge App on your smart phone or text the word “FRANKLINFL” to 888777 to anonymously sign up for Emergency Notifications.
Sign up to Taylor County's emergency alert program here.
Sign up for Jackson County's emergency alert system here.
Register for Jackson County's special needs registry here.
If you have questions, call the Jackson County Emergency Management Office at (850) 718-0007.
Sign up for Liberty County's emergency alerts here.
If you have questions, call Liberty County Emergency Management at
Sign up for Lafayette County's emergency alerts here.
You can also follow the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office on Facebook.
Sign up for the CodeRed emergency notifications system here.
Follow the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Division of Emergency Management on Facebook for notices.
Call them at 386-792-2911 for more information.
Additional Information Resources:</strong></p><p>Important phone numbers:
American Red Cross - 1-800-HELP-NOW
State of Florida Emergency Information Hotline - 1-800-342-3557
FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) - 1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
Department of Financial Services Insurance Claim Hotline - 1-877-693-5236
Attorney General's Price Gouging Hotline - 1-866-966-7226
Agriculture & Consumer Services Price Gouging Hotline - 1-800-435-7352
NWS Jacksonville Webpage: weather.gov/jax
NWS Jacksonville Web Briefing: http://www.weather.gov/media/jax/briefings/nws-jax-briefing.pdf
AHPS River Forecasts: http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jax
NWS Jacksoville Facebook: facebook.com/US.NationalWeatherService.Jacksonville.gov
NWS Jacksonville Twitter: twitter.com/NWSJacksonville
NWS for Mobile Phones: mobile.weather.gov
Sign up for Weather Alerts: https://inws.ncep.noaa.gov/
NWS Hurricane Safety Tips and Resources: https://www.weather.gov/wrn/hurricane-preparedness
NWS What to do before the storm: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/hurricane/plan.shtml
Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH®): http://www.flash.org/hurricanestrong/
Florida Division of Emergency Management:www.floridadisaster.org.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: www.noaa.gov.
National Hurricane Center: www.nhc.noaa.gov.
Florida Department of Financial Services: www.myfloridacfo.com.
The National Hurricane Survival Initiative:www.hurricanesafety.org
American Red Cross: www.redcross.org.
More information on hurricane preparedness and creating a plan can be found at: https://www.Floridadisaster.org