Evacuation orders forthcoming – be prepared
September 1, 2019 – At 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 1, a Hurricane Watch was issued for all of Flagler County. At the same time an additional Storm Surge Watch was issued for Coastal Flagler County.
All residents, and visitors in Zones A, B, F, and flood-prone areas should be prepared to evacuate, once the order is issued on Monday.
Those residents and visitors whose evacuation plan is to leave Flagler County should do so first thing in the morning, and not wait for the evacuation order.
Bunnell Elementary School − at 305 N. Palmetto Street, Bunnell − will open as a General Population Shelter once the evacuation order has been issued.
Evacuation Zone A includes everything east of the Intracoastal including Marineland, Hammock, Flagler Beach along State Road A1A.
Evacuation Zone B includes the neighborhoods off of Colbert Lane, all of the C section and the F section east of Florida Park Drive and the F section east of Palm Harbor Parkway. This zone also includes the area east of Old Kings Road, south of State Road 100 including Bulow, Plantation Oaks, and their adjacent neighborhoods. Also included is western Flagler Beach and residences off John Anderson Highway.
Evacuation Zone F is in western Flagler County and includes areas near Dead Lake – St. Johns Park and the Haw Creek basin – as the St. Johns River, which feeds Dead Lake is tidal.
To receive the evacuation notice as soon as it is issued, please register with ALERTFlagler at www.flaglercounty.org/alertflagler
You can also check for critical information on Flagler County’s website www.flaglercounty.org, and follow “Flagler County Government” or “Flagler County Emergency Management on Facebook or Twitter. The county’s social media team will provide updates through these official accounts:
- And partner radio station WNZF at FM 94.9 or AM 1550, or download the Flagler Radio app