Tips & Tricks
Local Weather-Related Emergency Information
ReadyNC.org is a thorough resource for how to prepare for weather-related emergencies, and provides detailed recommendations for what to pack in your emergency kits. They also offer a free phone App with extensive information about emergency planning and preparedness, including up-to-date evacuation notices, life traffic maps, transportation notices, and more.
Bring Fido offers an up-to-date list of Emergency Shelters that accept pets (organized by County), searchable listings for local pet friendly hotels, and recommendations for packing ‘go bags’ for your pets.
These following county services will send emergency notifications to you via text or email but you do need to register ahead of time.