Storm Central

Hurricane Season officially began on June 1, and we at Baldwin EMC want to make sure you’re prepared! Please take a look at the links and resources below for tips and advice to apply before, during and after a storm.

In the event of a hurricane, be sure to tune in here on our website and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates and reports on storm recovery and power restoration.

Hurricane Season Forecast

 

Hurricane Checklist

 

How to Build an Emergency Kit

 

How to Build an Emergency Kit (Video)

 

How to Prepare Your Family and Your Property

 

How Power is Restored (Graphic)

 

How Power is Restored (Video)

 

If You’re in a Vehicle Accident Involving Downed Power Lines

 

What’s On an Electric Power Distribution Pole

 

Hurricane Tracking Chart

 

2016 Storm Names

Emergency Numbers

Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency:
(251) 943-5611

Emergency/Police:
911

Gulf Shores Storm Information:
(251) 968-8433

Baldwin EMC (for electrical emergencies and outages):
(251) 989-6247

Resources for Storm Prep and Recovery

Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency
Website: baldwincountyal.gov/departments/EMA
Facebook: Click here to view their Facebook page.
Evacuation Routes

Ready Alabama (Alabama Emergency Management Agency)
Website: www.readyalabama.gov

City of Gulf Shores
Website: www.gulfshoresal.gov
Evacuation Zones

City of Orange Beach
Website: www.cityoforangebeach.com
Evacuation Zones

National Resources
American Red Cross
Federal Emergency Management Agency
NOAA National Hurricane Center
Ready America

Local Radio Frequencies

WCSN 105.7 FM Orange Beach
WAVH 106.5 FM Daphne
WASG 540 AM Daphne
WXQW 660 AM Fairhope
WABF 1120 AM Fairhope
WZEW 92.1 FM Fairhope
WHEP 1310 AM Foley
WNSP 105.5 FM Bay Minette
WTOF 1110 AM Bay Minette
WKSJ 94.9 FM Mobile
WBZR 105.9 FM Atmore