Hurricanes, storms and flooding

Hurricane season starts June 1 and ends Nov. 30, VDEM-KnowYourZone-LOGObut major storms can hit at any time.
  
Hampton residents should "Know Your Zone" so you can track storm updates and understand whether you should evacuate or shelter at home during a storm. Go here to determine your zone.

Learn more about what to do when a hurricane or major storm is forecast:


Flooding, floodplains and evacuation zones


Most of Hampton is in zones affected when a hurricane, tropical storm or nor-easter causes persistent high winds and pushes water toward the shore: