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The Virginia Department of Emergency Management has a great resource to help understand when to evacuate during a storm. Download the information from VDEM's Know Your Zone site.
Hurricane Preparedness Tips
Determine Your Risk
Develop an Evacuation Plan
Assemble Disaster Supplies
Get an Insurance Checkup
Strengthen Your Home
Help Your Neighbor
Complete A Written Plan
- Find out your Evacuation Zone: www.knowyourzoneva.org
- Register for Chesapeake Alert to be sure the City can reach you during emergency situations.
- View more Preparedness Tips: www.Ready.gov
- Planning for Pets: https://www.ready.gov/animals
During a storm: