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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Public Notice: Continue to Monitor Changes to Hurricane Isaias Forecast

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is continuing to carefully monitoring the still-changing track of Hurricane Isaias for impacts to Camden County.

All citizens are urged to remain actively engaged by following Camden County EMA for updates regarding the storm. A shift in the storm’s forecast track could necessitate changes quick action from citizens.

Additionally, all Camden County residents should monitor communications from community partners, including Camden County, Camden County Schools, and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine, for potential changes to operating hours or services. Camden County residents living in low lying or flood prone areas are strongly encouraged to monitor the forecast for changing conditions.

Local residents are also encouraged to visit the National Hurricane Center, www.nhc.noaa.gov, and the National Weather Service Office in Jacksonville, www.weather.gov/jax, as trusted sites for weather related information. In addition, Camden County residents are urged to sign-up for the CodeRED Emergency Notification System by visiting www.camdencountyga.gov/CodeRED or texting “CamdenCodeRED” to 99411. CodeRED is critical during situations like this as a direct method of communication from Camden County EMA to your landline, cell phone, or email. TDD/TTY service is also available. Participants will be notified in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. 

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA), the Camden County Sheriff’s Office, and in partnership with the cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine, along with Camden County Schools, Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, and the National Weather Service (NWS) will coordinate incident response and public communications. Local residents should continue to monitor Camden County Website, Camden County EMA Facebook and Camden County EMA Twitter for updates.

Full Public Notice (PDF)