How can I receive current information about the storm?

Text: To receive regular updates on potential storm impacts on Orange County, please text OCStorm to 888-777. Standard text messaging rates apply. This service will be active throughout the year and will provide storm-related information for all kinds of storms that may impact Orange County, including winter storms, hurricanes and other severe weather events.

Twitter: Follow us on Twitter at @OCNCGOV for the latest updates and news from your county.

OCAlerts: Sign up for our emergency notification system ( that allows you to select how you want to be notified -- text messages, email or phone calls. The service is free.

Please do not call 9-1-1 with non-emergency questions.

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1. How can I receive current information about the storm?
2. How can I report a service outage?
3. How do I sign up for the special needs registry?
4. What do I do if I come across a downed tree in the roadway?
5. If I have a tree fall on my house, who do I call?
6. I have a lot of food in my freezer. What should I do?
7. How can I report damage to the county?