Emergency Management

Welcome to the Naval Station Great Lakes Emergency Management page!

The Naval Station Great Lakes Office of Emergency Management can be reached at (847) 688-5303 extension 1 or DSN 792-5303 extension 1.

Naval Station Great Lakes has an all-hazard Emergency Management Plan, NSGLINST 3440.1. Please call the number above if you desire a copy.

The NAVSTA Great Lakes EMO is required to maintain copies of facility Emergency Action Plans (EAP) for every tenant command onboard NAVSTA Great Lakes. 

All tenant commands are encouraged to have a NOAA Weather Alert Radio to warn of inclement weather in the area.

Important phone numbers

To report an emergency from an on base phone:  9-911

To report an emergency from a cell phone: 911  (You will ring into an outside agency’s center. Advise them your location and request to be transferred to Naval Station Great Lakes.)

Emergency Dispatch (Non-Emergency) 688-3430

Important Information

2015-2016 Winter Weather Information (see viewer at the bottom of the page)

NAVSTA Great Lakes Mass Communications Plan, including shelter-in-place and lockdown procedures.

Sign up for emergency notifications (base personnel only)

Important Websites

Naval Station Great Lakes Twitter: https://twitter.com/navstaglakes

·         For base operating status and emergency public information

Naval Station Great Lakes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NavalStationGreatLakes?fref=ts

·         For Twitter messages plus general base information/events

Lake County Passage: https://www.lakecountypassage.com/index.jsp

·         For road conditions in Lake County

National Weather Service Local Forecast: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=42.30271118807195&lon=-87.86588676646033&site=all&smap=1#.Vd0bedNViko and https://www.facebook.com/NWSChicago?fref=ts

·         For official NWS watches, warnings and forecasts.

Lake County Skywarn: http://www.lakecountyskywarn.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/LakeCountySkywarn?fref=ts

·         For local area weather reports.

Lake County Emergency Management Agency: http://www.lakecountyil.gov/EMA/Pages/default.aspx

Ready Illinois: http://www.illinois.gov/ready/Pages/default.aspx

Ready Navy: http://www.ready.navy.mil

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): http://www.fema.gov/

Dept of Homeland Security Ready.Gov: http://www.ready.gov/

Military One Source: http://www.militaryonesource.mil/disaster-resources

Navy Family Accountability and Assessment (NFAAS): https://navyfamily.navy.mil/


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