From Matagorda County:
MANDATORY EVACUATION IN EFFECT
FOR ALL OF MATAGORDA COUNTY
No person will be allowed to return to FM 2031 (Beach Road in Matagorda) after 10:00 a.m. on Friday and until the evacuation order is set aside.
Transportation will be provided to persons needing transportation to an out of county shelter. Persons accessing the transportation must have a functional need, such as economic, physical or other need.
The locations for transportation are:
Bay City Civic Center, 201 7th Street in Bay City
Palacios High School Parking Lot, 100 Shark Dr. Palacios
Bring Identification, your medications, provisions, spending money. Return transportation will occur when officials consider it safe to return.
Call the Emergency Operations Center Public Information Line at (979) 318-7206, after 7:30 a.m. on Friday with questions or for more information.