launches evacuation finder tool in anticipation of Hurricane Irene

NEW YORK (PIX11) -- If Hurricane Irene hits the city with the currently-predicted fury, New Yorkers in some low-lying levels will be evacuated to the a number of area shelters. With Governor Cuomo announcing a state of emergency in New York, the city has been preparing for the worst since Wednesday. Enter your zip code in the Hurricane Evacuation Zone Finder to see if your neighborhood will be evacuated.