Camp Lejeune Marine Corps base is under Destructive Weather Condition III and essential staff members of the emergency operations center have been notified to prepare for and expect landfall of Tropical Storm Hanna.
Preparations that have already occurred include pre-staging of equipment, personnel, and supplies to assist throughout the stages of the expected storm. Essential personnel have been notified to prepare to man shelters and key operations centers on the base.
Base residents should be prepared for the possibility of evacuations, make plans for pets, prepare a disaster kit, and prepare your home.
Emergency shelter locations for base residents
* Camp Lejeune High School
From entering the Camp Lejeune main gate, take first right on Brewster Boulevard. From Brewster, take the first left on Stone Street (traffic light). Camp Lejeune High School is on your right. Pregnant women more than 36 weeks, women with infants, or individuals with medical conditions should use this shelter.
* Tarawa Terrace II Elementary School
From exiting the Camp Lejeune main gate, head straight. Turn onto Hwy 24 west. At first traffic light turn left. Tarawa Terrace II School is located on 84 Iwo Jima Blvd.
* Brewster Middle School
From entering the Camp Lejeune main gate, take first right on Brewster Boulevard. From Brewster Boulevard, take first left on Stone Street (traffic light). Brewster Middle School is a couple of blocks down on your right.