Important Updates from Notify NYC

10/28/2012 11:53:00 AM
Mandatory Evacuation Order – Zone A (CW)
Alert issued 10/28/12 at 11:45 AM. New York City has ordered a MANDATORY EVACUATION of Zone A, the Rockaways, Hamilton Beach, and City Island. If you live in these areas you are required to leave ASAP but no later than tonight 10/28/12. To determine if you live in New York City evacuation Zone A and/or to find an evacuation center, please go to and click on the Hurricane Evacuation Zone Finder or contact 311

10/28/2012 10:43:00 AM
MTA Service Disruption (Citywide)
Notification issued 10/28/12 at 10:40 AM. Due to expected severe weather conditions, all MTA subway, rail and bus services will be suspended citywide beginning Sunday, 10/28/12 at 7:00 PM. Currently, there is no estimated time for restoration of service available. For updates visit:
10/27/2012 9:37:00 PM
Storm Update: Shelters Open 10/28/12 at 9 AM (CW)
Notification issued 10/27/2012 at 9:15 PM. There is no evacuation order for New York City at this time; however, if you live in a low-lying area and have concerns about flooding or prolonged power loss, consider staying with friends or family outside the affected area. If you cannot stay with family or friends, shelters will be available in public schools around the city and will open at 9 AM tomorrow, 10/28. To find out what zone you live in and the location of your nearest shelter visit the OE

10/27/2012 8:28:00 PM
OEM Encourages New Yorkers to Prepare for Severe Weather (CW)
Notification issued 10/27/2012 at 8:20 PM. The New York City Office of Emergency Management is closely monitoring the impending storm and wants to remind all New Yorkers to make sure their emergency plans are up to date and ready to go. For the latest information on the weather and emergency preparedness visit Encourage your friends and family to receive the latest information by signing up for Notify NYC at

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