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Have these supplies for hurricane season

Figuring out your hurricane supplies? Spend some time thinking about what to get if you need to leave the house, and what you need to be properly...

TAKING CARE OF PETS AND TYKES

Babies As families in the Florida Keys prepare for the upcoming storm season, they will hear about the various storm warnings, evacuation orders and how to prepare a...

Special needs registry looks after most vulnerable

To meet the special needs of residents with physical and mental challenges during evacuations and sheltering, Florida law requires each local emergency management agency in the state...

STAY SEAWORTHY

If there’s a hurricane, the best place for the boat is as far away as possible from the storm track. Many Keys residents with small- to mid-size...

Get out while the getting is good

Evacuation decisions by officials are never made lightly when an impending hurricane (Category 3 or higher) is barreling toward the island chain. A detailed and phased evacuation...
The Hurricane names are out, and the winners are… - Hurricane Irma

Our money is on ‘Edouard’ or ‘Isaias’

To better communicate with the public, forecasters worldwide use short, distinctive names to describe tropical storms and hurricanes. According to the National Hurricane Center, the practice of...

BEWARE OF POST-STORM scams

The aftermath of a hurricane can be a lot to deal with and people are especially vulnerable during post-storm times. Some scammers may claim to work for...

STORM POWER

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In nine hours, Hurricane Dorian’s peak winds increased from 150 mph (130 knots) to 185 mph (160 knots). It was a rate of intensification that’s never been...
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