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Hurricanes

Atlantic Hurricane season runs from June 1 through Nov. 30 but we're more likely to experience hurricanes or tropical storms in late August and throughout the month of September.

Just one damaging storm can make this a bad year. Don't wait until a storm is on its way; make sure you have your emergency preparedness plan in place.

Understand the risks to your property and take action now to prepare.


Weather Information

  • Environment Canada email subscription for hurricane bulletins.
  • Weather warnings for web-enabled mobile devices (smart phones, blackberries etc)
  • Track the storm online
  • Environment Canada general forecasts
  • The Weather Network sign-up for notices

Preparedness


Public Information

  • Call 911 to report a fire, report a crime, or save a life.
  • PEI Office of Public Safety - 894-0385 (during business hours)
  • Emergency Measures Organization - 892-9365 (after hours)
  • Maritime Electric 1-800-670-1012 (to report a power outage)
  • Canadian Red Cross (PEI) - 628 6262

Other Links



Photo Gallery

  • See photos of hurricanes and tropical storms in PEI. Submit your photos.
  • Also check out the photos on our facebook page.
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