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Evacuation zones and storm surge maps for the Tampa Bay area

Know where you're supposed to go if an evacuation order is issued for your community.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — If an evacuation order is issued for your area, do you know which zone you're inside or where you're supposed to go?

The Florida Division of Emergency Management has a map for each county posted on its website, showing generalized evacuation zones and accessible routes.

Remember, these maps are posted as a reference. Any specific evacuation order is issued by local emergency managers.

Find the nearest shelter to you: Click here

The two biggest evacuation routes, if necessary, are I-75 north to the Georgia state line and I-4 into Orlando. In some evacuation situations, the highways will go into "contraflow," meaning traffic in all lanes moves in the same direction.

Evacuation Zone Maps

Storm Surge Maps

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