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Harrison County Judicial 1
1801 23rd Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501

Harrison County Judicial 2
730 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39530
 

Hurricane Information

While the Gulf Coast is a beautiful place to live and work, the threat of a hurricane is always there. Powerful winds and severe rain, along with other natural forces, have the ability to bring a community to it's knees. Being prepared for the worst will help you and your family to overcome the aftermath should a hurricane strike your community. The simple guidelines below will help you to be prepared and know what to expect.

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When A Hurricane Watch Is Issued: [Top]

When a Warning Is Issued:[Top]

Should I Stay or Leave ? [Top]

If You Stay Home [Top]

Before You Leave [Top]

If You Use A Public Shelter [Top]

Weather Terms You Need To Know [Top]

Hurricanes Categories [Top]

Storm Surge [Top]
An abnormal rise in sea level produced by a hurricane. Storm surges can be from four (4) feet above normal to as high as twenty (20) feet or more. Waves still continue to above the storm surge. This combination of high water and strong seas can be deadly. The storm surge accounts for most deaths during a hurricane.

Helpful Hints To Survive A Hurricane [Top]

Have A Family Disaster Plan [Top]
Where will your family be when disaster strikes? They could be anywhere - at work, at school, or in the car. How will you find each other? Will you know if your children are safe? Disaster may force you to evacuate your neighborhood or confine you to your home. What would you do if basic services - water, gas, electricity or telephones were cut off?

Follow These basic Steps To Develop A Family Disaster Plan [Top]

 

Judicial District 1 - 1801 23rd Ave Gulfport, MS 39501
Judicial District 2 - 730 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd Biloxi, MS 39530
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