Welcome to NHC Emergency Management

New Hanover County Emergency Management works year-round to build a resilient community that is prepared to respond quickly and efficiently to natural and man-made disasters. During emergency events, the department partners with local, state, and federal agencies to keep the county’s residents and visitors safe. The department also facilitates recovery efforts to rebuild our community following disasters.

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New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementMonday, March 29th, 2021 at 5:43pm
If you are a RENTER, had challenges with utilities, internet, and other costs because of COVID-19, please check out this information on the NHC Emergency Rental Assistance Program. Please share this info with others that you think may benefit. #ReadyNHC #Covid19 New Hanover County Government, NC

El Departamento de Servicios Humanos y de Salud del Condado de New Hanover comienza hoy el Programa de Asistencia de Emergencia para Alquiler. Los hogares afectados financieramente por COVID-19 pueden solicitar ayuda para la renta, servicios públicos, Internet y otros costos. Obtenga más información y presente su solicitud en https://sforce.co/31xbvVM
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementSaturday, March 27th, 2021 at 8:01pm
**Pls RT & share weather information:
Flood Advisory issued March 27 at 3:56PM EDT until March 27 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... Northeastern Brunswick County in southeastern North Carolina... East Central Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina... Northwestern New Hanover County in southeastern North Carolina... Southwestern Pender County in southeastern North Carolina... More at www.weather.gov/ilm
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementSaturday, March 20th, 2021 at 2:01am
**Pls RT & share weather information: There are no active watches, warnings or advisories More at www.weather.gov/ilm
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, March 19th, 2021 at 7:07pm
**PLS RT and SHARE: Weather Alert:
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Up to one half foot of inundation above ground level
expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal
waterways.

* WHERE...The lower Cape Fear River including downtown
Wilmington.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 4 AM EDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...North of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, one spot on
Battleship Road is covered with water about three inches deep.
The westbound lane of USS North Carolina Road is covered with
water up to six inches deep. In downtown Wilmington, about a
block of Water Street just south of Market Street is covered
with about three inches of water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

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New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementThursday, March 18th, 2021 at 6:18pm
New Hanover County will close our offices, attractions & vaccination sites at 4 pm today in advance of severe weather that’s expected to impact our area. Strong winds, tornadoes & hail are likely, so residents should be on alert. Learn more & view important safety tips: http://ow.ly/l72Y50E2qpR

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El condado de New Hanover cerrará sus oficinas, atracciones y sitios de vacunación a las 4 pm de hoy en anticipación del clima severo que se espera que afecte nuestra área. Es probable que haya vientos fuertes, tornados y granizo, por lo que los residentes deben estar alerta. Obtenga más información y vea importantes consejos para su seguridad: http://ow.ly/l72Y50E2qpR
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementThursday, March 18th, 2021 at 4:49pm
Información meteorológica importante:

El tiempo más probable de clima severo es entre las 5 p.m. y las 8 p.m. de hoy.

- Gran confianza de un evento meteorológico severo de peligros múltiples con impactos potenciales de ráfagas de vientos dañinos de más de 60 mph, tornados y granizo grande.

-La amenaza será mayor generalmente a partir de esta tarde para las zonas del interior y más tarde por la tarde para las zonas costeras.

-Se espera que hoy se desarrollen condiciones marítimas peligrosas en la zona de alcance al inicio del frente, y especialmente a medida que la línea de tormentas se mueva a través de las aguas adyacentes esta noche. También se espera una larga duración de fuertes vientos del N-NEly con ráfagas de viento fuerte durante el fin de semana.

-Todos en el noreste de Carolina del Norte y el sur de Carolina del Sur deben revisar su plan de clima severo y estar preparados para refugiarse si se emiten advertencias para su área.
Emergency Management: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 115 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6900 • Fax 910-798-6904
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