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Hurricane evacuations: Know when and where to go

Your zip code determines your safe route out
Credit: Houston-Galveston Area Council

HOUSTON — We love our coastal communities, but when a hurricane is bearing down, you need to make sure your family is safe.  And that might mean evacuating.  

The Houston-Galveston Area Council has evacuation zones broken down by zip code. If an evacuation is called for, you need to to know where to go.

An evacuation map for zip codes in Harris, Chambers Matagorda, Galveston and Brazoria Counties is the key to leaving. The zones are coastal, A, B and C.

GET THE EVACUATION MAP HERE