Long Island, New York
Steven Bellone, County Executive
If you are directed by local authorities to do so. Be sure to follow their instructions
If you live in a mobile home or temporary structure – such shelter are particularly hazardous during hurricane no matter how well fastened to the ground.
Click here to read more about evacuating yourself and your family . If you are unable to evacuate, go to your wind-safe room. If you do not have one, follow these guidelines:
Additional Huricane Planning and Preparation Information:
Additional Hurricane Preparedness Resources
SHELTER AND STORM SURGE ZONE MAPPING TOOL
The Shelter and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool will help you find the Red Cross Shelters that are closest to your home and also allow you to determine if your home is in an area that is predicted to flood during a hurricane. Click here to learn more.
SUFFOLK EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS - CODE RED
In the event of an impending or actual emergency. Suffolk County will use the Suffolk Code Red System to contact member residents in affected communities. Alerts may include evacuation orders or missing child notifications. The CodeRED system will also be used for general notifications that may include road closures, construction or boil water advisories. Click here to learn more.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS REGISTRY
The Emergency Preparedness Registry has been established to collect information emergency responders will need to help locate and evacuate people with Special Needs or high risks during an emergency, especially when a family, caregiver or others are unable to help them. Click here to learn more.
Joseph F. Williams
John G. Jordan Sr.
Director of the Office of Emergency Management
PO BOX 127
The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) coordinates the county's response to natural or man made disasters. OEM personnel are responsible for the operations of the county's Emergency Operation Center (EOC) and work with local, state, and federal officials in shelter management, planning, resource management, and radiological response coordination.
Phone: (631) 852-4900
Fax: (631) 852-4922
© Suffolk County Government, 2015