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NOAA Extreme Weather Information Sheets (NEWIS)

NOAA Extreme Weather Information Sheets (NEWIS) contain contact information for local, regional, and national organizations that can provide aid and information during tropical storms, hurricanes, and other extreme coastal events. NCEI created these sheets to help residents of coastal states and the two US territories that are particularly at risk from tropical storms and hurricanes. Use the databases below to search for phone numbers and websites.

Printable Sheets

PDF versions of the 22 NOAA Extreme Weather Information Sheets are available for coastal sections of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

NCEI annually verifies contacts, phone numbers, and websites listed on NEWIS Sheets, and continues to monitor and update this information throughout the hurricane season.

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Free iOS App

A mobile app version of the NEWIS database is available through the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Be Weather Ready

NCEI encourages citizens to plan for extreme weather and stay informed with the official weather forecast from NOAA's National Hurricane Center or local NOAA Weather Forecast Office. Follow the direction of local emergency managers and law enforcement in the event of a life threatening situation.

In Case of Emergency, Call 911


Florida Miami-Dade Miami-Dade Police 305-467-5423
Florida Sarasota Sarasota County Call Center 941-861-5000
Florida Charlotte Sheriff Englewood 941-474-3233
Florida Charlotte Sheriff Punta Gorda & Port Charlotte 941-639-2101
Florida Citrus Citizens Information Line-During Emergencies Only 352-249-2775
Florida Hernando Public Information Line 352-754-4111
Florida Pinellas Citizen Information Center 727-464-4333
Florida Sumter Sheriff-The Villages 352-728-6909
Georgia Bryan Sheriff- North Bryan 912-756-2181
Georgia Bryan Sheriff-South Bryan 912-653-3800


Alabama Governor's Office 334-242-7100
Alabama Highway Patrol 334-242-4393
Alabama Law Enforcement Agency
Alabama Official State Website
Alabama Ready Alabama
Alabama StormSmart Coasts
Alabama Tourism Department 800-252-2262
Alabama U.S. Coast Guard, 8th District
Alabama Alabama Power 800-888-2726
Alabama Baldwin EMC 251-989-6247


Ocean Prediction Center
Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC)
Physical Oceanographic Real-Time (PORTS)
U.S. Coast Guard
USGS Volcanoes and Current Activity Alerts