Hurricane Preparation

The Atlantic Basin Hurricane Season runs from June 1-November 30.  Follow the links below for resources from the Village, Miami-Dade County, Florida regional and state agencies and Federal agencies. New info for 2019 will be added as it becomes available. (Link Symbols: Folder Icon Village Webpages, PDF icon PDFs, External Link icon External Websites (these open in new browser windows)).


        Click on the map to link to the National Hurricane Center's Atlantic 5-day tropical weather outlook 


Current Activity in the Atlantic


Village Resources:

PDF icon  2019 Village of Key Biscayne Hurricane Plan

Folder Icon  Hurricane Information: Before, During and After

PDF icon  June 2019 CRS Newsletter #31

       This annual newsletter fulfills part of CRS (Community Rating System) requirements for the Village to qualify for the NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program).
       The June newsletter, with NOAA predictions for the Atlantic Basin Hurricane Season, is mailed to property owners. See below two documents referred to in 2019 issue.
          PDF icon  About the Mandatory Purchase of Flood Insurance
  Unified Sea Level Rise Projection: Southeast Florida - October 2015 report by the Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact

PDF icon  September 2019 CRS Newsletter #31 (E-version)
      This updated newsletter includes the NOAA mid-season revised Atlantic Basin forecast issued in August. Links referred to in the text are below the June newsletter link.

External Link icon  VINS Sign-up (Village Information Notification System):
       Text and Email Emergency Alerts from the Village


Preparedness Links:

        PDF icon  Miami-Dade County 2019 Guide to Hurricane Readiness
        PDF icon  Condado de Miami-Dade Guía Oficial de Preparación Para La Temporada Ciclónica 2019

External Link icon  Miami-Dade County Hurricane Guide

External Link icon  Miami-Dade County Hurricane Preparedness Video  

External Link icon  Miami-Dade County Hurricane Preparedness Video (en Español)

External Link icon  Miami-Dade County Emergency Alert Sign-up
      Text and Email Alerts from the County

External Link icon  Florida Division of Emergency Management

External Link icon  NHS: National Hurricane Center "Be Ready"

External Link icon  NWS: National Weather Service Hurricane Safety Tips and Resources

External Link icon  FEMA: Federal Emergency Management Agency




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