City of Spanish Fort AL Hurricane Information

General Safety and Preparedness Tips

  • Plan ahead! Select your evacuation route in advance.
  • If you are in the projected path of a hurricane, listen to evacuation advice or orders from emergency officials and do not delay your departure based on an expectation that I-65 will be reversed.
  • Monitor local TV and radio stations for updated emergency and traffic information.
  • As part of your hurricane evacuation plan, assemble a disaster supplies kit.
  • If evacuating, pack your medicines, bring extra cash, medical insurance card, food and water, etc.
  • Don’t forget your pets. Inquire in advance which hotels and shelters allow pets and remember to pack their food and necessities.
  • Make sure that your vehicle is fully fueled and serviced.
  • NEVER drive through standing or moving water.
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Submitted by the Alabama Department of Transportation