Based on the latest forecast for Hurricane Florence to track southward after making landfall, an emergency declaration has been issued for all 159 counties in Georgia. Potential threats include powerful winds, heavy rainfall, flooding, and tornadoes. I encourage you to take precautions now for the inland effects of the storm.
Here are a few resources to help you prepare:
Stay ahead of the storm with weather alerts from Ready Georgia.
Make a Plan & Ready Kit
Create an emergency plan and survival kit in case of an evacuation, loss of power or other storm related emergency.
Local Emergency Departments Information
Clayton County Emergency Management
Cobb County Emergency Management
Douglas County Emergency Management
Alanta-Fulton County Emergency Management
Fayette County Emergency Management
Henry County Emergency Management
If you are in immediate danger call 911, but please reserve 911 for emergencies only.
For additional tips to prepare for Hurricane Florence, please visit https://www.ready.gov/hurricanes or http://ready.ga.gov/.
Please do not hesitate to contact my offices in Smyrna, 770-432-5405, or Jonesboro, 770-210-5073, if you need assistance.
Member of Congress