Updated: Wednesday, September 6


In light of the National Hurricane Center's determination placing the South Florida area within the potential path of Hurricane Irma, it has become necessary to alert our members to take proper precaution and prepare for impact.

SEFAA strongly urges you to take all preventive measures to protect your company, your residents and your communities. Please find below key resources that are important for you to review. 

*All direction contained here is for informational purposes only.  Please follow the direction of your local and state governments and your management companies.

Sample Hurricane Announcement Letter

To view the most recent storm forecast, please click here. The NHC will provide updated graphics following each advisory. 

To view an official hurricane preparedness guide, please see below for listings according to each county.

To view a 2017 map of local hurricane shelters, please click here. Shelters are mapped out for Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties. 

To view the Emergency & Disaster Library proposed by the National Apartment Association (NAA), please click here.

Finally, SEFAA Supplier Members are available to help with any emergency needs your communities might have. Please click here to view the Supplier Guide that outlines each industry product and/or service.

If you any questions, comments or concerns, please contact us at (800) 627-7921 or email us at

Thank you,

South East Florida Apartment Association 


General Information

National Hurricane Center

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Tel: 800-621-3362
Florida Division of Emergency Management
Tel: 850-413-9969


County Hotlines

Broward County Tel: 954-831-3900
Palm Beach County Tel: 561-712-6400
Miami-Dade County Tel: 305-468-5900
Monroe County Tel: 800-955-5504


Red Cross Chapters

Broward County

Tel: 954-797-3800

Palm Beach County

Tel: 561-833-7711 
Miami-Dade and Monroe County Tel: 305-644-1200 



Florida Power and Light Outages (FPL)

Tel: 800-468-8243


Tel: 800-934-6489


Tel: 800-837-4966

AT&T Repair Center Tel: 877-737-2478



Florida Insurance Council (FIC)