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Tips for Emergency PreparednessListen to the local officials. They have the best view of the situation in your area.

Monitor Weather Forecasts & Local News Reports

Make sure your vehicles have gas.

Keep your cellphones charged & with you.

If evacuating follow the designated routes.

Make sure you leave a note or someone knows where you plan to go in the situation.

Wear proper clothes and footwear in an emergency situation.

Never drive through a flooded area or roadway. (Turn around.)

Secure your home. Make sure electrical equipment is shut-off and unplugged. If necessary shut off water and gas.

Check on your neighbors to make sure everyone gets out.

Numbers to Know in Case of an Emergency

American Red Cross

Kona 326-9488

After Hours Disaster Relief 334-7007


Fire Department (non-emergency)



Humane Society

Kona 329-1175


Police (non-emergency)



Weather Forecast



(Area Code is 808)