These official sources will provide hurricane preparation, evacuation, and return information as soon as it is available. Do not rely on neighbors, Facebook friends or unofficial community group pages.


South Carolina Emergency Management Division, Start here now, for planning guides, access to apps, official news sources, etc.

Beaufort County, Best source for all county information Up-to-date information on recovery after a storm Storm information and updates will be posted as they happen.


Beaufort County re-entry information: 1-800-963-5023, updated at least hourly

S.C. DOT traffic info: 1-888-877-9151


blufftonpolice; TownBlufftonSC; BeaufortCoSO; TownofHiltonHeadIslandSC


Nixle alerts: From county, town and other local areas. Get the app on your phone through your app store. Text your zip code to 888777.

Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office

Bluffton Police Department via MyPD