SEMINOLE COUNTY GOVERNMENT
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CONTACT INFORMATION

Administration Office
150 Bush Blvd.
Sanford, FL 32773
 
 
Animal Services
Phone: (407) 665-5201


Adult Probation
Phone: (407) 665-4603


County Addressing
Phone: (407) 665-5045


E-911 Administration
Phone: (407) 665-5911


Emergency Communications 
24 Hour Non Emergency Line
Phone: (407) 665-5100


Emergency Management
Phone: (407) 665-5102


EMS/Fire/Rescue
Administration Office
Phone: (407) 665-5175


Public Safety Director
Phone: (407) 665-5000
 




Public Safety


Weather and Emergency Management

Meteorology is deeply intertwined with the emergency management community.  Emergency managers regularly monitor and track weather phenomena.  These events can be the cause of many disastrous events including lightning, high winds, drought, tornadoes and hurricanes. Weather can also affect the way assistance is provided during or after an emergency. 

Since severe weather events never make an appointment, preparedness is vital.  Much of meteorology is concerned with forecasting and issuing. The basic meteorological processes causing such disasters are discussed and selected examples are included from both the U.S. and other parts of the world. Finally, the future poses its own special brand of weather hazards due to the uncertainties and scale of global warming and consequent changes in global climate patterns.

The Emergency Operations Center monitors and tracks weather on a regular basis.  These are some of the tools used.



Keeth - Byram Drought Index

Keeth Byran Drought Index (KBDI) - Fire Weather

Fire Danger Index
Fire Danger Forecast

National Weather Service - Current Radar
Current Radar Picture

Lightning Tracker
Lightning Tracker