Weather Sites
AccuweatherHurricane Center
Storm Prediction Center
Southeast River Forecast Center
Space Weather
Mike's Weather Page
Weather Stations
Gulf County EOC Weather
Port St. Joe Marina Weather
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Florida
American Red Cross
Salvation Army
Florida Southern Baptist Disaster Relief Association
Catholic Charities
Gulf County Volunteer Fire Departments
Wewahitchka Search & Rescue
Gulf County Amateur Radio
Current Conditions
Travel Advisories
Current Local Radar
State Hazards Information

Heat Wave
Space Weather
Radiological Emergencies

Florida Get A Plan
Gulf County Local Mitigation Strategy Plan 
Preparedness for Houses of Worship
Protecting Houses of Worship
Developing EOPs for Houses of Worship
Active Shooter Preparedness Resources
Active Shooter Preparedness
Active Shooter Incidents
Active Shooter Event Quick Reference Guide
Independent Study Courses
Course IS-907
Course IS-360
Course IS-906
Course IS-914
Course IS-366
Course IS-909
Just in Time Disaster Training Library
Channel 7-WJHG
Channel 13-WMBB
Weather Channel
WPAP-Radio – 92.5FM
Oyster Radio - 100.5FM
Emergency Management
Tourist Development Council
Useful Websites
GC Emergency Management
State of Florida DEM
Federal Emergency Management Agency
American Red Cross
Motels/Hotels that will accept pets
Florida Dept of Health( FDOH)
Gulf County Senior Resourses

Emergency Information

About Us

Gulf County Emergency Management is responsible for planning for emergency preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation efforts for all types of emergencies and disasters in Gulf County, Florida. It's the goal of this department and other agencies serving the county, that the general public, schools, businesses, agencies and all others will be better prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster.

The Gulf County area has endured more than a few various and sundry different types of natural and man-made disasters and emergencies. Coordinated plans must be developed to prevent or mitigate the effects of disasters upon individuals primarily, and to protect the property of those individuals, secondarily.

Being prepared for a disaster or emergency is a vital part of living on the Gulf Coast of Florida, and it is everyone's responsibility. Gulf County Emergency Management has a variety of publications, information and tools available to assist the residents of and visitors to Gulf County, Florida, in order that those individuals would be better prepared for the types of emergencies or disasters typical to the county.

"Luck is the derivative of good planning." Branch Rickey, General Manager, Brooklyn Dodgers (1943-50).



Mailing Address:
1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Blvd
Building 500
Port St. Joe, FL 32456

Phone: (850) 229-9110
Fax: (850) 665-3427
Email: [email protected]


Matt Herring

Tim Wood
Deputy Director

Clay Kennedy
GIS Coordinator

Evacuation Zone Map
Evacuation Zones