Important Hurricane Florence North Carolina Information

Evacuations

County Mandatory Evacuation Voluntary Evacuation
Beaufort
  • All low-lying and flood-prone areas includes all areas adjacent to waterways
  • Entire County
  • Bertie
  • Low lying areas and the Waterfront
  • Brunswick
  • Low lying areas and Sub-Standard housing
  • Holden Beach (Visitors)
  • Oak Island (Visitors)
  • Holden Beach (Residents)
  • Oak Island (Residents)
  • Navassa
  • Carteret
  • Atlantic Beach
  • Emerald Isle
  • Indian Beach
  • Pine Knoll Shores
  • Craven
  • Countywide
  • Currituck
  • Outer Banks
  • Dare
  • Countywide including Hatteras
  • Duplin
  • Countywide
  • Hyde
  • Countywide Mainland
  • Ocracoke Island
  • Jones
  • Effective 2 p.m. Sept. 11 - All towns and unincorporated areas of the County.
  • New Hanover
  • Carolina Beach
  • Kure Beach
  • Wrightsville Beach
  • Countywide including UNCW
  • Onslow
  • Topsail
  • Unincorporated areas of the County
  • Pamlico
  • Countywide
  • Pender
  • Topsail
  • Low-lying, flood prone areas, including the along the Intracoastal Waterway
  • Northeast Cape Fear River
  • Black River
  • Those who live in manufactured or substandard housing
  • Tyrrell
  • Countywide
  • Source: NC DPS: Hurricane Florence 2018