General Information
Phone Numbers
(910) 253-4730
Emergencies: Dial 911
4140A Southport-Supply Road
St. James,

Stay Informed

Stay Informed Before, During & After an Event

Having current information about a wide range of factors can help you make the best decisions for you, family and friends. The resources listed here offer local, regional and national facts along with up-to-the-minute reporting.

Please review items of interest and reach out to our Emergency Management staff with questions or suggestions.

Saint James Emergency Management email:


Brunswick County uses CodeRED as part of the County’s effort to continuously improve communications during emergency situations within Brunswick County. Through the alert system, emergency alert notifications are sent by the emergency communications center in a variety of communication methods such as: Landline, Cellular, SMS (Text Messaging), Email, and TDD/TTY devices.

National Weather Service

The NWS offers information about Active Alerts, Forecasts, Radar, Rivers, Lakes, Rainfall, Air Quality, Satellite Imagery and Past Weather. You can also access the local forecast by clicking on this link for Southport.


Access an interactive map that allows you to view the entire state or zoom in on a specific area. Map filters allow you to display cameras, congestion, rest areas, and snow and ice, along with planned road work and current incidents. An incident list is also available. This is one of the best tools available to assist in your travels to and from St. James, especially during challenging weather events or when heavy traffic causes road delays.

WECT Hurricane Center

WECT has historically played a core role when the Town of St. James presents its annual Hurricane Preparedness Seminar. Their hurricane website offers a broad array of related educational topics as well as video content that covers current weather events.

Local Web Cameras

Local cameras offer real-time views of the surrounding area and may help you to determine if travel or beach visits are safe. Please let us know if you've discovered additional cameras that may broaden our reach.