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Hurricane Shelters in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties

Where to go when you need to evacuate for a hurricane in South Florida



    Hurricane Shelters in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties
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    In the event of a hurricane evacuation, shelters will open throughout South Florida. Keep in mind that not every center will be open for every evacuation, so call your local hurricane hotline to find out which centers will be open. Pet owners will have to register for pet-friendly evacuation.

    Here is a list of all the shelters that may open during a hurricane evacuation:

    Miami-Dade County: Hurricane Guide

    • Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School (Pet-friendly)
    • North Miami Senior High School
    • North Miami Beach Senior High School
    • Highland Oaks Middle School
    • Miami Central Senior High School
    • Lawton Chiles Middle School
    • Hialeah Gardens Senior High School
    • Barbara Goleman Senior High School
    • Country Club Middle School
    • Miami Carol City Senior
    • Booker T. Washington Senior High School
    • Ronald Reagan Senior High School
    • Charles Drew Middle School
    • Miami Coral Park Senior High School
    • W.R. Thomas Middle School
    • Robert Morgan Educational Center
    • Terra Environmental Senior High School
    • South Dade Senior High School
    • South Miami Senior High School
    • Felix Varela Senior High School

    Not every site will open for every evacuation. For Miami-Dade shelter addresses and evacuation routes, click here or dial 3-1-1 to find out which shelters will be open when an evacuation is announced.

    Broward County: Hurricane Preparedness Guide

    • Lyons Creek Middle School
    • Monarch High School
    • Coral Glades High School
    • Fox Trail Elementary School 
    • Rock Island Elementary/Arthur Ashe Middle School
    • Watkins Elementary School
    • Park Lakes Elementary School
    • New Renaissance Middle School
    • Everglades High School
    • Silver Trail Middle School
    • West Broward High School
    • Plantation Elementary School
    • Pompano Beach High School
    • Falcon Cove Middle School
    • Millennium Middle School (pet-friendly)

    For Broward shelter addresses and evacuation routes, click here or dial the emergency hotline at 3-1-1 or 954-831-4000.

    Monroe County: Storm Ready Guide

    • Coral Shores High School (Pet-friendly)
    • Key West High School (Pet-friendly)
    • Marathon High School (Pet-friendly)
    • Sugarloaf Elementary School (Pet-friendly)

    Monroe County shelters will not open for Category 3,4, or 5 hurricanes. For more information about where to evacuate in the event of a Category 3 or higher, check the Monroe County Emergency Management website before a storm or call 1-800-955-5504.

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