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Kingsville, Kleberg County issue evacuation orders

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Kingsville and portions of Kleberg County have ordered evacuations due to Hurricane Harvey as of 7 p.m. Thursday evening.

Kleberg County authorities ordered a mandatory evacuation for Baffin Bay, Riviera Beach and Loyola Beach Thursday afternoon. Added to that was a voluntary evacuation for the City of Kingsville as of 7 p.m.

For those that remain in Kingsville, a FEMA dome located at Presbyterian Pan American School in Kingsville will be available for short term use only.

Kingsville will be activating its Emergency Operations Center on Friday morning and following emergency protocol for the storm.

Visit the following links for everything you need to be prepared in case of a storm:

Disaster Planning Essentials

Emergency Contacts and Education Resources

When the Threat Becomes Real: 2017 Hurricane Special

Dale's Hurricane Guide

Hurricane Safety Guide

Coastal Bend Radar
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