This page provides current and pertinent links to available information in the event that Eglin and its personnel experience hurricane conditions. The links will better prepare Airmen and their families if a hurricane strikes your area.
Please verify and update AFPAAS by logging into the Air Force Portal
Stay up to date and current on all hurricane matters affecting Eglin Air Force Base by visiting the base website or following Team Eglin on Facebook.
HURCON 5: Indicates surface winds in excess of 58 mph (50 knots) could arrive within 96 hours.
HURCON 4: Indicates surface winds in excess of 58 mph (50 knots) could arrive within 72 hours.
HURCON 3: Indicates surface winds in excess of 58 mph could arrive within 48 hours.
HURCON 2: Indicates surface winds in excess of 58 mph could arrive within 24 hours.
HURCON 1: Indicates surface winds in excess of 58 mph could arrive within 12 hours.
HURCON 1C - Caution: Winds of 40-57 mph/35-49 knots sustained are occurring.
HURCON 1E - Emergency: Winds of 58 mph/50 knots sustained and/or gusts of 69 mph/60 kts or greater are occurring. All outside activity is strictly prohibited.
HURCON 1R - Recovery: Destructive winds have subsided and are no longer forecast to occur; survey and work crews are permitted to determine the extent of the damage and to establish safe zones around hazards (e.g. downed power lines, unstable structures). Non-essential personnel are asked to remain indoors.