TROPICAL STORM ISAAC - North Miami Advisory #1
North Miami, FL – 8/26/2012
The City of North Miami along with Miami-Dade County, are monitoring
Tropical Storm Isaac.
Miami-Dade County is
currently under a Hurricane Watch. Hurricane
conditions are possible on Sunday and Monday. Projected weather impact is
expected to be sustained winds from 35-45 mph with gusts from 50-60 mph and
potential rain/flooding 5-10 inches late Sunday through early Monday.
and heavy rain cause dangerous conditions. Heavy flooding is expected. Although
portions of our City east of Biscayne Blvd. /US1 are in an evacuation zone, no
evacuations have been ordered at this time.
At this time, no decision has
been made regarding the status of City and County operations or Miami-Dade
County School classes on Monday. The City of North Miami does not intend to
activate its Emergency Operations Center at this time.
residents and City employees to stay tuned to local media for updates. Detailed
information on this system can be found at www.nhc.noaa.gov (Mobile: www.nhc.noaa.gov/mobile).
information specific to our area please visit http://weather.gov/miami.
all be prepared throughout the hurricane season. Find tips on preparedness for
your home and family below. For preparedness information, visit www.northmiamifl.gov/hurricane
or Miami Dade County at www.miamidade.gov/hurricane.
To find out
information on the impact of Tropical Storm Isaac, including possible shelter
openings, call Miami-Dade County by dialing 3-1-1 or 305-468-5900.
employees must call the Employee Information Line at
305-891-9801 after 4 p.m. on Sunday to verify report to work
procedures on Monday.