ACEMWIN-HURR-L Hurricane Bulletins Listgroup

Alachua County Skywarn maintains a listserv to provide email alerts of hurricane/tropical storm information for the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico regions. Information is generated at the National Hurricane Center.




AccuWeather provides free email forecast and severe weather alerts.

E-mail, text
Alabama SAF-T-Net

Alabama SAF-T-Net is a free, personalized severe weather alerting service, available via SMS and Email within Alabama as well as via Smartphone App nationwide.  It was initiated at the request of Alabama governor Robert Bentley following the April 27, 2011 tornado outbreak.   It currently has over 300,000 subscribers and continues to grow, all completely without charge to the user.

E-mail, text, phone


Alachua County EMWIN Project 

The Alachua County EMWIN Project provides free weather bulletins to your e-mail, pager, or cellphone – as a public service to the local Alachua County and surrounding North Central Florida communities.

E-mail, text



ALERT FM is an aggregator of State and Local emergency information with multiple contact paths for mass notification. Emergency information is delivered via the data subcarrier of existing FM radio stations, SMS (text) and email. This personal alert and messaging system allows emergency management officials to create and send digital alerts and messages to recipients such as first responders, school officials, businesses, and citizens based on geographic or organizational groupings. Such alerts and messages might include NOAA weather warnings, evacuation instructions, homeland security notices, Amber Alerts, or school closings.

E-mail and commercial receivers

Buy receiver

AnythingWeather Communications

AnythingWeather provides severe weather alerting services, via email or mobile phone, of severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, flash floods, lightning, winter storms, and even specific weather variables like extreme heat or cold or maximum wind gusts. Alerts are based on NWS issued watches and warnings well as Real-Time lightning notifications.

E-mail, text



AudioNow™ lets broadcasters reach over 300 million cell phone users at no incremental cost through our proprietary patent pending technology.  Users can now listen to your broadcasts on any phone. No expensive phones or data plans necessary!”  AudioNow provides mobile streaming to any mobile device.

Listeners can access the latest local National Weather Service forecast by calling any of the numbers below.  This is a beta service which is only provided in the Washington DC metro area at this time.

Washington, DC area – 202-349-0185Manassas, VA area – 703-652-1210Baltimore, MD – 410-500-4450Fredericksburg, VA area – 540-322-4035

E-mail and telephone
(broadcaster pays for service)


Receive Public Advisories from the National Hurricane Center as they are issued, PLUS detailed maps of the forecast track, wind bands and wind field for each named storm.  Choose to receive alerts from one or more of 5 regions in the Atlantic or Gulf of Mexico.



Call Loop

Call Loop – makes it easy for schools, organizations, and local government agencies to send emergency alerts via mass text messages and audio voice broadcasts. Lets users sign up to receive local weather alerts and updates sent directly to their mobile phone. Weather Alerts – Just text in WEATHER to 38470. Source of data–NWS.

Mobile device

Free to receive text alerts

Chicago Weather Center

Chicago Weather Center provides a website to stay up to date on weather information and the latest severe weather alerts.  You may also opt-in for weather alerts from their weather app.  The app for iPhone is available at –  .  The app for Android phones is available at – . 



CodeRED Mobile Alert app

The CodeRED Mobile Alert app is a service of Emergency Communications Network, the nation’s leading provider of high-speed emergency and mass notification messaging services. The app provides users local alerts initiated by authorized public safety officials who use the CodeRED community notification system, as well as dozens of customizable location-based severe weather warnings issued by the National Weather Service. Users may select the types of warnings they would like to receive and set a personal warning radius. Users may view the exact location of the alert using an interactive map as well as alert details.





DAPage is a Software as a Service offering supporting Government and Commercial organizations from redundant high availability centers. Users can be subscribed to receive watches, warnings and notices based on there FIPS code of interest and properly formatted for the target device(s) specified. Organizations interested in our service should contact us for a trail and details on becoming a customer.  DAPage offers many unique features from shift rotation to automatic tracking of phones to their carrier of record to ensure that the subscriber receives any notice in a timely manner on the device of their preference.

Subscription service


Deaf & Hard of Hearing Weather Radio Systems focuses on weather radio products and specializes in weather alert accessories for deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals including wireless transmitters/receivers, pillow vibrators and strobe lights.



DialMyCalls is a completely web-based system that sends emergency weather alerts via phone call, text message, and email.   Weather data is pulled from the NWS & DialMyCalls is also is an integration partner with IPAWS/ FEMA warning system.  Account can also be accessed from any computer with internet access.  Also offers iPhone/Android apps as well as a toll-free number to dial into to send broadcasts in times where power may be out, or are on the road.




Disaster Alert by Pacific Disaster Center

Disaster Alert is a mobile multi-hazard monitoring application created for iOS and Android™ users. By accessing the DisasterAWARE platform, it provides users with near real-time access to data on active hazards globally—showing events that are designated potentially hazardous to people, property, or assets.

Mobile app


Early Alert

Our professional Emergency Management team, together with our Meteorology (MET) team, have designed a suite of electronic reports which can be deployed to your management personnel, emergency management teams, and staff at all levels to notify them of impending, hazardous events, natural or man-made. Real-time weather and other extreme hazard alerts via email, text message, IM, voice, or website posting, to include individuals and/or groups.  Click here to sign up for email tropical cyclone bulletins:

Email and mobile device

Free and Premium fee base

Emergency Email

FREE Emergency Notification of Breaking Weather Alerts Health, Homeland & Cyber Info sent to your email & wireless device.

E-mail and mobile device

FEMA’s CMAS/Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)

Free alerts to all mobile devices for most urgent threats (including weather)

Cell alert message

FEMA’s Mobile App

The FEMA app is your one-stop-shop with tools and tips to keep you safe before, during, and after disasters.  The app enables users to receive weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five locations across the nation. Additional features — Safety Tips, Disaster Reporter, Maps of Disaster Resources, Apply for Assistance, and Information in Spanish.

Mobile alerts


FirstCall Alerts App

FirstCall is a leading emergency notification system for over 17 years.   Our ALERT APP allows people on the move to receive potential life-saving emergency notifications and weather alerts on their iOS devices based on their current location anywhere.  The power of the National Weather Service warnings are captured on your device and provides unlimited access to weather warnings instantly along with your location in relation to the event.  Our automated weather alerts from NOAA as well as our app download are completely free to the public.  For more information go to   Download our app by clicking the link:

Mobile Alerts


FTPMAIL from National Weather Service  (This is a link to a National Weather Service webpage)

This National Weather Service (NWS) FTPMAIL server is intended to allow Internet access for users who do not have direct access to the World Wide Web but who are equipped with an e-mail system. The service is free and no signup is required. Using FTPMAIL, users can request files from NWS and have them automatically e-mailed back to them. Note: This service does not provide automated alerts–user request is required to receive products.





HailStrike provides hail, wind and tornado email and sms alerts for its clients and allows them a high level of customization on areas they wish to receive alerts for.

text, email

Free / $

Designed, managed, and run by meteorologists, delivers real-time severe weather and emergency alerts by text message and email for any U.S. City for free.


ifWeather lets you create custom weather alerts. It is the best place to manage many custom weather alerts when the chief concern is precipitation or temperature. Other services have the severe weather alerts covered, but for people most concerned with knowing when there’s a x% chance of rain/sleet/snow, or if a specific temperature threshold will be hit, is the way to go. can notify people via email, SMS, and twitter.

email, SMS, Twitter


iMAP WeatherRadio

WDT’s iMap services provide dynamic interactive and mobile weather mapping solutions for the world’s leading local media and Internet companies. WDT is a global leader in providing state-of-the-science weather detection, nowcasting, and forecasting systems.

Here is a list of all the shelters that may open during a hurricane evacuation:

Miami-Dade County: Hurricane Guide

  • Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School (Pet-friendly)
  • North Miami Senior High School
  • North Miami Beach Senior High School
  • Highland Oaks Middle School
  • Miami Central Senior High School
  • Lawton Chiles Middle School
  • Hialeah Gardens Senior High School
  • Barbara Goleman Senior High School
  • Country Club Middle School
  • Miami Carol City Senior
  • Booker T. Washington Senior High School
  • Ronald Reagan Senior High School
  • Charles Drew Middle School
  • Miami Coral Park Senior High School
  • W.R. Thomas Middle School
  • Robert Morgan Educational Center
  • Terra Environmental Senior High School
  • South Dade Senior High School
  • South Miami Senior High School
  • Felix Varela Senior High School

Not every site will open for every evacuation. For Miami-Dade shelter addresses and evacuation routes, click here or dial 3-1-1 to find out which shelters will be open when an evacuation is announced.

Broward County: Hurricane Preparedness Guide

  • Lyons Creek Middle School
  • Monarch High School
  • Coral Glades High School
  • Fox Trail Elementary School
  • Rock Island Elementary/Arthur Ashe Middle School
  • Watkins Elementary School
  • Park Lakes Elementary School
  • New Renaissance Middle School
  • Everglades High School
  • Silver Trail Middle School
  • West Broward High School
  • Plantation Elementary School
  • Pompano Beach High School
  • Falcon Cove Middle School
  • Millennium Middle School (pet-friendly)

For Broward shelter addresses and evacuation routes, click here or dial the emergency hotline at 3-1-1 or 954-831-4000.

Monroe County: Storm Ready Guide

  • Coral Shores High School (Pet-friendly)
  • Key West High School (Pet-friendly)
  • Marathon High School (Pet-friendly)
  • Sugarloaf Elementary School (Pet-friendly)

Monroe County shelters will not open for Category 3,4, or 5 hurricanes. For more information about where to evacuate in the event of a Category 3 or higher, check the Monroe County Emergency Management website before a storm or call 1-800-955-5504.

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Miami-based Related Group closed on the purchase of part of a master–planned community in Tampa for $11.81 million.

Relate bought 8.5 acres of a 52-acre master-planned community called Westshore Marina District. Related plans to build a 396-unit apartment complex on the site, located on the eastern end of the Gandy Bridge that connects St. Petersburg and Tampa.

Fort Lauderdale-based BTI Partners, the master developer of the Westshore Marina District. has designed the development of the 52-acre site to include retail stores, offices, a 200-room hotel and as many as 1,750 residences, plus a 1.5 mile park along the waterfront and at least 185 boat slips.

Related, the first company to buy land at the master-planned community, expects to start construction of its planned apartment complex in about a year and to begin leasing units in August 2018. [Tampa Bay Times] Mike Seemuth

Related opens Doral rentals priced up to $3,600

The Flats Apartments are located at the CityPlace Doral mixed-use development


Rendering of The Flats Apartments at CityPlace Doral

Miami-based Related Group opened a 300-unit apartment building in Doral with monthly rents up to $3,600.

Related offers studios and one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments at The Flats Apartments, located in the mixed-used CityPlace Doral development. Monthly rents start at $1,645.

Residents of The Flats will have ground-floor access to the first Fresh Market grocery store in Doral, one of more thansssssss40 tenants of CityPlace Doral that will include CinéBistro and Improv Comedy Club. CityPlace Doral, expected to open early this year, will have more than 300,000 square feet of retail space.

“From the very onset of development, we aimed to offer an urban atmosphere within Doral’s suburban setting, and The Flats fulfills that goal,” Steve Patterson, President and CEO of Related Development, said in a prepared statement. “Residents can shop, eat, drink and go home all without ever getting in a car.”

Besides The Flats, the residential component of CityPlace Doral includes another rental property called The Manor Apartments, and Oasis,  a residential project developed in partnership with Shoma Homes. Oasis is 90 percent sold with unsold eight homes remaining.

Atlanta Multifamily Jan 13, 2017 Jarred Schenke, Bisnow, Atlanta

The mixed-use division of development powerhouse The Related Group is determined to push forth on not one, but two apartment projects in Atlanta’s core this year. Steve Patterson Related Development Bisnow Related Development has already broken ground on Apogee Midtown and plans to do so soon on Apogee Buckhead, adding more than 350 units to each submarket when more than 11,000 new apartment units are underway within the city. That’s because, with Atlanta’s job growth and current apartment fundamentals, Related Development CEO Steve Patterson (on left) said he’s confident demand will be there once both projects deliver. “Apartment vacancies are the lowest they’ve been in 20 years, and we’re worried about the market falling apart on us?” Patterson said. “That’s nonsense.” Apogee Midtown Atlanta Courtesy: Related Development Already, Related has broken ground on Apogee Midtown, a 39-story, 390-unit apartment project (above) connected to a 77k SF Whole Foods Market on 14th Street in the heart of Midtown that is slated to open late next year. Patterson said Related is expecting some $2.50/SF in rents. The other project is Apogee Buckhead (below), a 35-story, 362-unit apartment tower at 3372 Peachtree Road in the heart of Buckhead, which will look to achieve rents at $2.60/SF. Units in Buckhead — a neighborhood on which Bisnow will host an event next month — will be slightly smaller than in Midtown, which will attract what Patterson said are more affluent and older renters. “Right now, I think in Buckhead, there’s probably 3,500 to 3,600 units under construction, and Midtown it’s pretty close,” Patterson said. “But we think that demand is pretty deep there, particularly for the larger units in Buckhead. This is a market that grows [by] 60,000 to 80,000 jobs a year.” Apogee Buckhead 3372 Peachtree Road Courtesy: Related Development According to Atlanta-based Haddow & Co, which tracks Class-A apartment performance within the Interstate 285 ring, the stock of more than 32,400 units tallied a 97.5% occupancy rate and more than $1,700/month average rents as of Q3 2016. But on its heels are another 11,400 units underway, with 10,000 more units planned. While there’s no definitive plans for concessions, Patterson said Related has added wiggle room in its pro forma for the two Atlanta properties to offer them if needed. Patterson said Related is eyeing more locations in Atlanta and beyond, despite the plethora of new product potentially hitting the market in the next 24 months. “There are markets out there other than Atlanta which are overbuilt today or about to be,” Patterson said, “but they’re not markets we’re active in right now.”

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The Related Group is pleased to announce that The Flats Luxury Apartments at CityPlace Doral is now available for lease. Delivering mid-January, the two-tower residential project will be comprised of 300 luxury studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments with prices ranging from $1,645 to $3,600 a month. In addition to The Flats Apartments, CityPlace Doral’s residential component includes The Manor Apartments, another For Rent luxury apartment property, and Oasis, which was developed in partnership with Shoma Homes. The Manor Apartments in Doral is now available for move in, and Oasis is 90 percent sold with only eight homes left

The Flats Apartments is conveniently located atop CityPlace Doral, a master-planned community poised to become South Florida’s hottest destination for upscale living, shopping, dining and entertainment. At the ground floor of The Flats Apartments, residents will have direct access to the city’s very first Fresh Market as well as a collection of over 40 world-class retailers, including anchors like Kings America, CinéBistro and Improv Comedy Club.

“The Flats Apartments put residents in the thick of CityPlace’s live-work-play lifestyle,” said Steve Patterson, President and CEO of Related Development. “From the very onset of development, we aimed to offer an urban atmosphere within Doral’s suburban setting, and The Flats fulfills that goal. Residents can shop, eat, drink and go home all without ever getting in a car.”

CityPlace Doral features over 300,000 sq. ft. of retail space and is slated to open in early 2017.