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We've got Tampa Bay's evacuation maps, all the information you need for hurricane season

hurricane_wilma If you live in the Tampa Bay area, check your hurricane evacuation map. You might be among the tens of thousands of families who suddenly find themselves in a more vulnerable zone.

The changes are the result of new storm surge models by the National Hurricane Center in Miami. That data, collected by a plane affixed with new topography sensors, showed considerable differences in storm surge risk in Florida's coastal communities.

So new evacuation maps are being drawn, starting with the Tampa Bay area. Here are the latest maps:

Citrus County

Hernando County

Hillsborough County

Pasco County

Pinellas County: North | South

With hurricane season just two weeks away, it's time to think about whether you're prepared.'s Hurricane Guide offers maps, interactive reports and stories to help you prepare. No matter how grave the weather conditions, will publish the most current storm news.

Make sure you connect with us to be able to follow the latest news. You can contact us with storm news, or breaking news any time:

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[Last modified: Wednesday, July 7, 2010 10:18am]


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