FLORIDA EMERGENCY INFORMATION

  • How bad is Hurricane Ian? So bad that Florida Waffle Houses are closing September 28, 2022 3:21 pm When Waffle House closes, you know it's going to be bad. The popular restaurant chain known for its waffles and smothered hash browns rarely closes it doors, often providing food and resources to first responders during natural disasters. But every so …
  • A Hurricane In 2022 Is Trump’s Fault September 28, 2022 3:17 pm When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, President Trump approved a major disaster declaration a day faster than Biden did for the island after Hurricane Fiona hit. Trump’s alacrity went unrewarded when local Democrats and the media blamed him for the …
  • Hurricane Ian Live Updates: Gov. DeSantis says Ian is a ‘major, major’ storm September 28, 2022 2:28 pm Live updates will be posted here regarding the impacts of Hurricane Ian on our region. Check here for our hurricane preparedness stories to get ready for the storm. Get the latest updates on Hurricane Ian here. A flood watch continues for all of east …
  • Preparing for Hurricane Ian? These natural disaster tech tips help you weather the storm. September 28, 2022 2:27 pm As Florida braces for Hurricane Ian, which is expected to rapidly strengthen to a “catastrophic” Category 4 storm before it makes landfall, it’s a good reminder to prepare for any natural disasters that may hit your community. Tech can help with that. For …
  • Biden Administration’s Preparation for Hurricane Ian September 28, 2022 2:05 pm As Hurricane Ian approaches Florida, President Biden has directed the heads of Federal agencies across the government to surge all available resources to the region in preparation for potential impacts and to support response and recovery efforts in the …
  • WATCH LIVE: FEMA delivers update on Hurricane Ian preperations September 28, 2022 2:02 pm MIAMI – Hurricane Ian rapidly intensifies off Florida’s coast with maximum winds of 155 mph, just shy of a Category 5 hurricane. U.S. Air Force hurricane hunters confirmed Ian gained strength over warm Gulf of Mexico water after battering Cuba, bringing …
  • Biden Rings 3 Florida Officials as Hurricane Ian Nears Shore, Misses the Most Important One of All September 28, 2022 2:01 pm As Hurricane Ian whirled toward Florida, the Democratic president who invoked unity in his election campaign bypassed a Republican governor who has been critical of his policies while discussing emergency planning with local leaders. Instead of speaking to …
  • Hurricane Ian intensifies to Category 4 storm September 28, 2022 1:18 pm (NewsNation) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said it is now unsafe to evacuate Florida’s west coast as Hurricane Ian is expected to make landfall in just a few hours. Ian intensified into a Category 4 hurricane early Wednesday morning, according to the …