AlertPinellas is Pinellas County’s Emergency Notification Service that allows us to send an automated message to your phone when there’s an emergency in your area. The service is free! All you have to do is register your contact information and sign up for “weather alerts.”
HURRICANE IRMA RECOVERY
Residents can apply for FEMA assistance online at: https://www.disasterassistance.gov/
For the latest updates and information on Hurricane Irma Recovery efforts, please check Pinellas County's website at
Forms and information resources for download:
FEMA Application Checklist (English)
FEMA Application Checklist (Spanish)
Post-Disaster Consumer Tips (English)
Post-Disaster Consumer Tips (Spanish)
FEMA Assistance Flyer (English)
FEMA Assistance Flyer (Spanish)
SBA Disaster Loans - 3 Step Process
Irma Resources List
NOAA Weather Alert Radio broadcasts continuous emergency weather information from offices around the country. When a warning is issued, these radios will emit a loud tone that will awaken you to take protective cover. This device is a small investment to protect you and your family and is available at drug stores, home improvement stores and other large retailers.
The National Weather Service (NWS) is a component of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and provides weather, water, and climate data, forecasts and warnings for the protection of life and property and enhancement of the national economy.
6 inches of fast-moving flood water can knock over an adult.
12 inches of rushing water can carry away a small car
2 feet of rushing water can carry away most vehicles.
It is NEVER safe to drive or walk into flood waters.
Is your business prepared for emergencies?
Do your employees know what to do if disaster strikes?
Will your business be able to recover after a storm?
What is Disaster Risk Reduction?