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2586 Partin Settlement Road
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Hurricane Center

Before the Storm

Preparing in advance for hurricane season can determine not only how safely and comfortably you ride out the storm, but also how easily it is to handle the days and weeks after the storm has passed.  Take a look at the information collected below to learn how you can prepare in the days and weeks before a hurricane.

Shelters

Sand Bags

Survival Kit

Glossary

After the Storm

The weeks after a hurricane are often more complicated and dangerous than the storm itself.  Below we have put together a list of information and resources designed to help you manage during the recovery period after a storm.

OCHD Flood Care

Flooding Issues/Tips

Food Safety: Preventing Food-Borne Diseases

Sanitation and Hygiene: Preventing Waterborne Diseases

Power Outages: Preventing Fire Hazards

Preventing Mosquito-Borne Illness

Tips on Insect Repellent Use

Tips on Eliminating Mosquito Breeding Sites

Videos

Hurricane Safety Information - Use caution in flooded areas
Sep 2, 2019

Hurricane Dorian will produce high wind and rain, here is Sheriff Russ Gibson with safety information on how to stay safe when the roads are flooded.

Hurricane Safety Information - Clear your lawn to prevent flying debris
Sep 2, 2019

Hurricane Dorian will produce high wind and rain, here is Sheriff Russ Gibson with safety information on how to prevent objects around your home from becoming dangerous projectiles.

Osceola County - Hurricane Dorian Safety Tips - GENERATOR SAFETY
Aug 31, 2019

August 31, 2019 - Osceola County, FL - Operating an electric generator can be extremely dangerous if done incorrectly. Learn how to operate one safely with Osceola County Firefighter Alvin Bautista, who has tips on where to place your generator and how to prevent the buildup of harmful gasses.