Hurricane Season Information

Proximity to the Texas coast brings with it the threat of hurricanes. The hurricane season for the Gulf of Mexico runs from June 1 to November 30 each year. The time to prepare is now. Below you will find some local resources and preparedness tips. My office is always here to help, but in the event of a storm, please ensure you stay informed and are closely monitoring your local news and following the directions of local officials.

Prepare Now – Make a plan, and stay informed.

Printable Resources: Hurricane Prep Sheet

Helpful Resources:

County Specific Information:

After the Storm Resources:

  • In the event that the President issues a Disaster Declaration following a disaster, varying types of federal assistance can become available.
    • – The Disaster Assistance Improvement Program’s (DAIP) mission is to provide disaster survivors with information, support, services, and a means to access and apply for disaster assistance through joint data-sharing efforts between federal, tribal, state, local, and private sector partners.
    • Follow information being released by the Texas Division of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.