Follow this Twitter list of reporters, government agencies and politicians in the warning area to get updates about Hurricane Irene. For updates from only governors of affected states and official city accounts, follow this separate list.

To get SMS alerts sent to your phone, text “Weather” to 98999. Click through to the jump for links to news on Hurricane Irene’s path, transportation cancellations, emergency contacts and more information.

More on Hurricane Irene:

List of local emergency contact phone numbers

Predicted path of Hurricane Irene

Transportation cancellations

National Hurricane Preparedness Week

National Hurricane Center