EMERGENCY SITUATION UPDATES, Assistance, Sheltering and Evacuations

Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Floods, Wildfires, Hazardous Material Spills, and Terrorism – domestic and foreign.

Keep an eye on out of area updates that will be be effecting local area.
Monitor local updates.

Put family and pet plans into motion.
* Prepare for evacuation or staying in place.
Pre-Planning:
* Emergency Plans for Your Pet(s) http://animalservices2000.org/content/node/16
* Information on Putnam Co Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters http://www.animalservices2000.org/content/node/9
* Information on Location of Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters http://www.animalservices2000.org/content/node/39
* Forms for animals going into PFS Shelters. Please if possible print out and complete before arrival.
Registration Agreement and Rules http://animalservices2000.org/content/sites/default/files/REGISTRATION%2...
Registration Form http://animalservices2000.org/content/sites/default/files/REGISTRATION_P...

Before the need to evacuate check road conditions of your projected route.
Statewide Road Conditions -- Florida's Statewide 511 Website http://www.fl511.com/

Florida Division of Emergency Management
http://www.floridadisaster.org/info/

Local Radio Stations

Palatka:
91.3 Hope fm -- http://www.whif.org/

Gainesville:
97.3 The Sky -- http://player.streamtheworld.com/_players/entercom/player/?id=WSKY
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Phone Directory:

Crescent City Police Dept. - (386) 698-1211
Palatka Police Dept. - Main Non-emergency - (386) 329-0115
Putnam Co. Emergency Services - (386) 329-0379
Putnam Co. Sheriff's Office
* NON-EMERGENCY CALLS / General Information (386) 329-0800
* Toll Free, Non-Emergency Calls / General Information 1-800-426-9975
* Animal Services - (386) 329-0396
Putnam County Health Department - (386) 326-3200

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PUTNAM COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES
410 SOUTH STATE ROAD 19
PALATKA, FL. 32177
PHONE:(386)329-0379

Putnam County Emergency Operations Center (EOC)
-- Shows Map of Location
http://www.putnamalert.com/EOC.htm

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Putnam County Community Preparedness
New NWS Data Map
https://equickseries.com/putnam/news/v1/news?id=24611

Putnam Alerts
http://www.putnamalert.com/alerts.htm

CODE RED
http://www.putnamalert.com/putnamalert/citywatch.htm
"The Putnam County emergency notification system allows authorities to telephone targeted areas of the County in case an emergency situation requires your immediate action. The system may also be used to provide important information about evacuations, contaminated water, hazardous chemical spill, etc. The system has the capability to deliver a pre-recorded voice message, emails or text message to any number or mobile device describing the situation."

Links of Interest:

Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and Other Special Needs
20 page http://www.redcross.org/images/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m4240199_A4497...

CDC American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities
https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/disabilityandhealth/emergencypreparedness.html

Link not working at this time -- American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities
.pdf file - 48 pages - info for PWD with extra info to plan for their Assistance Dog
http://www.redcross.org/www-files/Documents/pdf/Preparedness/Fast%20Fact...
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Putnam Co. Emergency Shelters & Evacuation Routes
http://animalservices2000.org/content/node/489
Shelters & Evacuation Routes.pdf
http://www.putnamalert.com/Docs/Hurricane%20Evacuation%20Shelters%20&%20...

Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters - By County (Putnam & Neighboring) http://animalservices2000.org/content/node/142

Putnam Co. GIS Interactive Maps - http://gis.putnam-fl.com/website/publicputnam/viewer.htm

Florida SERT Channel / YouTubes - Reports http://www.youtube.com/FloridaSERT

National Hurricane Center - http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Weather Underground - http://www.wunderground.com/
~~ Tropical Weather - http://www.wunderground.com/tropical/
~~ U.S. Severe Weather Map - http://www.wunderground.com/severe.asp