Published: Jul 06, 2011 6:43 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 28, 2013 6:11 PM EDT

HURRICANE CENTRAL - Emergency operations centers in Lee, Collier and Charlotte Counties will each be monitoring storms as they approach and leave our area. It's a good idea to have their numbers on hand.

Lee - (239) 533-0622

Collier - (239) 252-3600

Charlotte - (941) 833-4000

For help after a storm, you can always try 211. That's the United Way help line. 211 provides free information and referral for human and social service agencies.