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Hurricane Season runs from June 1st - November 30th. For more information, visit hurricanes.gov.


Register for Emergency Alerts | Stay Informed When Disasters Strike

Register for Emergency Alerts | Stay Informed When Disasters Strike

Staying informed during emergencies is important. There are two notification systems you can sign up for that the City of Houston will use to alert the public when emergencies occur. Residents can sign up for AlertHouston, which is the City of Houston's Email Notification System. This is us...

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Visit HoustonRecovers.org for information on Storm Recovery

Visit HoustonRecovers.org for information on Storm Recovery

The City of Houston is currently working to assist those affected by floods in May and October. Please visit for information on how you can get and give help.

Wireless Emergency Alerts | Learn more about these messages

Wireless Emergency Alerts | Learn more about these messages

When severe weather strikes, the effects can be widespread and may be injury or death. With this in mind, a new system will make receiving life-saving emergency weather alerts easier. The National Weather Service (NWS), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Federal Communication...

Concerned about Zika Virus?

Concerned about Zika Virus?

For information from the Houston Health Department on helping to stop Zika Virus, visit

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The City of Houston Emergency Information Center is your resource for up-to-the-minute emergency information.

Be sure to sign up for AlertHouston, the City's email notification system.

Contact Us

Office of Emergency Management
5320 North Shepherd Dr
Houston, TX 77091
Help & Information: 311 (713-837-0311)
Emergency: 911

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