The NAS Jacksonville Hurricane Hotline number is 1-800-849-6024. Use this number to check in upon arrival at an evacuation destination and check on the status of returning to the Jacksonville area. Do NOT use this number to check on weather conditions in the Jax area or to locate shipmates or friends.
To check on local weather conditions at NAS Jax click here or to the appropriate Navy meteorology and oceanography command. Hurricane season begins June 1 and runs through Nov. 30.
In 2005, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast region. The lesson to learn is not "if" a hurricane will strike, but "when." Having a plan and preparing for a hurricane are the key to surviving before, during and after a storm hits