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 FacebookTwitter and Instagram for regular updates and reports on storm recovery and power restoration.


Outage Center


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


Generator Safety


How Power is Restored (Graphic)


How Power is Restored (Video)


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


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


What’s On an Electric Power Distribution Pole


Hurricane Tracking Chart


Emergency Numbers

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


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
Facebook: Click here to view their Facebook page.
Evacuation Routes

Ready Alabama (Alabama Emergency Management Agency)

City of Gulf Shores
Evacuation Zones

City of Orange Beach
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