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Bulloch County VOAD Participating in Hurricane Preparedness Week

Bulloch County VOAD (Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster) a local non-profit that responds to humanitarian needs in times of disaster, is preparing for hurricane season during hurricane preparedness week. Each day this week we will be bringing you tips and ideas about hurricane preparedness. Last year Bulloch County were spared a major hurricane event. 2020 […]

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Be Hurricane Prepared: Stand Ready to Help Your Neighbors

Many Americans rely on their neighbors after a disaster, but there are also many ways you can help your neighbors before a hurricane approaches. Learn about all the different actions your community can take to prepare and recover from the hazards associated with hurricanes: ready.gov/neighbors Comprehensive preparedness requires the whole community to participate and FEMA places […]

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What to Do Before the Tropical Storm or Hurricane

Weather.gov > Safety > What to Do Before the Tropical Storm or Hurricane Hurricane Safety Watches and Warnings Plan for a Hurricane Take Action After a Hurricane Hurricane Resources Hurricane SafetyHurricane HazardsHurricane ClimatologyHistorical Hurricane TracksNational Hurricane CenterCentral Pacific Hurricane CenterWorldwide Tropical Cyclone Forecast CentersOutreach and Education Links and Partners The best time to prepare for a hurricane is before hurricane […]

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Bulloch County Sheriff Update

From the BCSO… The Sheriff’s Office has received several calls this morning questioning our plans for Hurricane Michael. At our latest briefing we were advised to expect 2-4 inches of rain and potential tropical storm force wind gusts of 50 knots with sustained winds of 25-35 knots. This of course leads to standing water on the […]