ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE: S. Park Avenue at Smith Lane (south side of Smith) will be closed for TWO WEEKS starting October 15 at approximately 6 a.m. The road will be closed 24-hours a day throughout the time period. A detour will run through Smith Ln. out to Park Avenue and the side streets such as Rosella and Tudor.
The City of Titusville, Florida / Emergency Management / Natural Disasters / HurricanesHurricanes
- Know if you live in an evacuation area. Know your home’s vulnerability to storm surge, flooding and wind. Have a written family plan based on this knowledge.
- At the beginning of hurricane season, check your supplies, replace batteries and use food stocks on a rotating basis.
- During the hurricane season, monitor the tropics.
- Monitor NOAA Weather Radio and local television broadcasts.
- If a storm threatens, heed the advice from local authorities. Evacuate if ordered.
- Execute your family plan.
- Tropical Storm
Winds 39-73 mph
- Category 1 Hurricane
Winds 74-95 mph
No real damage to buildings. Damage to unanchored mobile homes. Some damage to poorly constructed signs.
- Category 2 Hurricane
Winds 96-110 mph
Some damage to building roofs, doors and windows. Considerable damage to mobile homes. Some trees blown down.
- Category 3 Hurricane
Winds 111-130 mph
Some structural damage to small residences and utility buildings. Large trees blown down. Mobile homes and poorly built signs destroyed.
- Category 4 Hurricane
Winds 131-155 mph
Wall failures in homes and complete roof structure failure on small homes. Total destruction of mobile homes. Trees, shrubs, and signs all blown down.
- Category 5 Hurricane
Winds 156 mph and Up
Complete roof failure on homes and industrial buildings. Some complete building failures. Severe and extensive window and door damage.
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