Find Evacuation Information

Know When To Go

HCFL Alert is Hillsborough County's official mass notification system. HCFL Alert is designed to keep you informed about emergencies and certain non-emergency events in Hillsborough County. By signing up, you will get real-time information on when evacuation zones are called and when you have to go.

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Hurricane Evacuation Assessment Tool (HEAT)

The Hurricane Evacuation Assessment Tool (HEAT) assists Hillsborough County residents in determining if they are in one of the five evacuation zones. It also provides information on shelters. Search evacuation information by owner name, address, or parcel using HEAT.

Transportation during an emergency

HART provides free emergency evacuation bus services for people who need transportation to shelters. We encourage you to find out the routes and make plans before an emergency arises.

HART Bus Evacuation Routes