Hurricane and Weather Information


The North Miami Division of Emergency Management continues to monitor Tropical Storm Nicole. This storm is currently located in the Caribbean and is moving WSW at 13 MPH with sustained winds of 70 MPH. Tropical Storm Nicole is expected to make landfall around the Palm Beach area as a Category 1 hurricane either late tonight or early Thursday morning.
  • Miami-Dade County is currently under a Tropical Storm Watch. 
  • Sandbags are being distributed to North Miami residents today from 9 AM to 12 PM. 
  • Residents are advised to not trim trees at this time and make piles in front of their homes. 
  • Tropical Storm Force wind gusts are expected, so residents should bring in any light lawn furniture or items that can be blown around. 
  • Any pets that normally reside outdoors, should be brought indoors during a tropical storm. 
  • All Miami-Dade Schools are closed today due to Tropical Storm Nicole. We are waiting on a decision on schools for Thursday. 
  • After periods of heavy rainfall, drivers should not drive through standing water, especially if they are in an unfamiliar area, and are not sure how deep the water is. 
  • Children should not be allowed to play in standing water, as it may contain contaminants.

Sandbags Available

Wednesday, November 9, 2022
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
North Miami residents only (Proof of residency required, max of 4 for per resident)
North Miami Motor Pool
1855 NE 142 Street
North Miami, FL 33181
While Supplies last

Park Program and Facility Closures 

North Miami parks, recreation facilities, and programs are closed on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, due to the inclement weather. 

North Miami Parks and Recreation Department will resume its normal operations on Thursday, November 10, 2022, weather permitting.

We are watching the storm, and preparing to respond if necessary. We will continue to provide updates as they become available. 

Forecast Zone

Miami Dade County Emergency Management Division


Hurricane season is June 1st through November 30th. It is never too early to begin planning your family and your home for the storm season. We urge you to plan now and be prepared.

Stay Connected

North Miami residents can access information specific to the status of city services in the following areas:

Connect with NoMi

Connect with the city of North Miami through one or all of our easy to access platforms by visiting the Connect with NoMi page.


Comcast Channel 77 and AT&T Channel 99

NoMi TV is also available 24 hours a day on the City’s website. You can watch now.

North Miami Info Line

Phone: 305-891-4636. This is a 24-hour automated message.

North Miami Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

Phone: 305-893-6511. During emergency activation, North Miami Police Department becomes an EOC, staffed by essential personnel only. North Miami employees can access information specific to City operations by calling the Employee Information Hotline at 305-895-9804.


Miami-Dade County coordinates area evacuations, the designation of emergency shelters, bus pickup sites, etc.

Miami-Dade County Answer Center
Dial 311 or 305-468-5900
TDD: 305-468-5402

For information on Emergency Evacuation Centers, Emergency Evacuation Assistance, (Special Needs), Bus Pick Up Sites and other County services. For specific details, visit the Miami-Dade Hurricane page.

Additional Contacts

In addition to the resources above, these numbers may be helpful for North Miami residents after the storm:

  • If you have a medical emergency, please call 911
  • North Miami EOC: 305-893-6511
    Call this number to report localized flooding or other city-related issue while the EOC is activated. Your call will be logged and sent to the correct department for action. If you have difficulty reaching our main number, you may also try these direct lines to report specific issues.
    • After-hours City-related emergencies
      Report city-related issues, such as water main breaks, backflow problems, etc. to the Winson Water Plant at Sunkist Grove: 305-953-2854 (24 hours)
    • Florida Power and Light
      To report wire down, power outage or street light out: 305-442-8770
    • North Miami Stormwater Division
      To report flooding in your area: 305-895-9870
    • North Miami Streets Division
      To report downed trees blocking traffic: 305-895-9878