Find out if post offices are closed for Hurricane Idalia in Florida and more delivery service information affected by the dangerous weather warnings due to take place.
Storm Idalia intensified into a Category 1 hurricane early this week on a path toward Florida and is expected to rapidly intensify into an extremely dangerous Category 3 strength ahead of a predicted landfall on Wednesday (August 30) with winds of up to 130 mph. Will this weather affect services such as the post office?
Are post offices closed for Hurricane Idalia in Florida?
While everyone is currently preparing for the impact of Hurricane Idalia in Florida, many are curious as to whether delivery services will continue running.
Hurricane Idalia made landfall in Florida on early Wednesday (30 August) morning as a Category 3 Hurricane. The life-threatening storm surge and dangerous winds have led to impacts in Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina.
The Official Mail Guide reports that operations at the following list of Post Offices are suspended due to Hurricane Idalia.
Anna Maria, 101B S Bay Blvd, Anna Maria, 34216Aripeka, 18925 Aripeka Rd, Aripeka, 34679Bay Pines, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd Bldg 20, Bay Pines, 33744Bradenton Beach, 116 Bridge St, Bradenton Beach, 34217Brooksville Aviation, 16150 Aviation Loop Dr, Brooksville, 34604Brooksville DTS, 207 E. Fort Dade Ave, Brooksville, 34601Brooksville MPO, 19101 Cortez Blvd, Brooksville, 34601Brooksville Plaza, 7341 Spring Hill Dr., Brooksville, 34606Brooksville Spring Hill Br, 8501 Philatelic Dr, Brooksville, 34606Clearwater Main, 100 S Belcher Rd, Clearwater, 33765Clearwater Postmaster, 100 S Belcher Rd, Clearwater, 33758Cleveland Street, 650 Cleveland St, Clearwater, 33755Countryside Postal Store, 25941 Us Highway 19, Clearwater, 33763High Point, 4600 140th Ave N Ste 100, Clearwater, 33762Sunset Point, 1851 N Hercules Ave, Clearwater, 33763Crystal Beach, 420 Crystal Beach Ave, Crystal Beach, 34681Dunedin, 1350 County Road 1, Dunedin, 34698Elfers, 4122 Madison St, Elfers, 34680Holiday Br, 4737 Mile Stretch Dr, Holiday, 34690Hudson St, 13610 Big Bend Dr, Hudson, 34667Indian Rocks Beach, 204 4th Ave, Indian Rocks Beach, 33785Istachatta, 28199 Magnon Dr, Istachatta, 34636Land O Lakes, 5230 Land O Lakes Blvd, Land O Lakes, 34639Land O Lakes CAX, 5875 Ehren Cutoff, Land O Lakes, 34639Largo, 50 8th Ave SW, Largo, 33770Largo Seminole St, 9355 113th St, Largo-Seminole, 33772Longboat Key, 560 Bay Isles Rd, Longboat Key, 34228Madeira Beach, 15019 Madeira Way, Madeira Beach, 33708New Port Richey, 6550 Main St, New Port Richey, 34653Trinity CAX, 4022 Little Rd, New Port Richey – Trinity, 34655Nobleton, 29095 Forbes St, Nobleton, 34661Oldsmar, 3905 Tampa Rd, Oldsmar, 34677Ozona, 310 Orange St, Ozona, 34660Palm Harbor, 495 Alt 19, Palm Harbor, 34683Pinellas Park, 5260 78th Ave N, Pinellas Park, 33781Embassy Crossing, 9602 Us Highway 19, Port Richey, 34668Port Richey CAX, 8101 Washington St, Port Richey, 34668Safety Harbor, 1703 N Mcmullen Rd, Safety Harbor, 34695Crossroads, 1275 66th St N, Saint Petersburg, 33710Euclid, 901 34th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, 33704Gateway Mall, 701 77th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, 33702Gulfwinds, 4222 22nd Ave S, Saint Petersburg, 33711Midtown, 1750 16th St S, Saint Petersburg, 33705Northside, 1201 Gandy Blvd N, Saint Petersburg, 33702Open Air, 76 4th St N, Saint Petersburg, 33701Saint Petersburg Main Office, 3135 1st Ave N, Saint Petersburg, 33730St Petersburg Postmaster, 3135 1st Ave N, Saint Petersburg, 33730St Pete Beach, 250 Corey Ave, St Pete Beach, 33706Tarpon Springs, 850 E Lime St, Tarpon Springs, 34689
U.S. Postal Service temporary suspensions
Due to Hurricane Idalia, the Postal Service is temporarily suspending retail and delivery operations in the following Northern Florida Post Offices.
Effective immediately, retail and delivery operations at the following Post Office are temporarily suspended until further notice. The Postal Service will provide additional information when normal operations resume.
The website reports that no drop shipments will be accepted and no alternate sites are available.
Unless otherwise noted, other postal facilities in the district are at normal operations.
Cedar Key, 518 2nd St., 32625Crystal River, 18 NE 4th Ave., 34429Gulf Hammock, 5350 SE Highway 19, 32639Homosassa, 10780 W Yulee Dr., 34487Homosassa Springs, 4610 S Suncoast Blvd., 34446Horseshoe Beach, 77 5th Ave. E, 32648Inglis, 70 N Inglis Ave, 34449Steinhatchee, 104 15th St SE, 32359Suwannee, 23252 SE Highway 349, 32692Yankeetown, 17 56th St., 34498
More delivery service information for weather warnings
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