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Hurricane Ian strengthened into a Category 4 storm Wednesday morning.
- Spartanburg Herald-Journal
- South Florida Sun Sentinel
Nearly all of Florida — except areas south of Lake Okeechobee and the Panhandle — is in the National Hurricane Center’s forecast cone for Hurricane Ian, forecasters said. The latest forecast track shows the hurricane making landfall near Englewood and Port Charlotte, then moving northeast toward Orlando and Central Florida. The Gulf coast from Bonita Springs north to Tarpon Springs is under a ...
- Fox Weather
The latest National Hurricane Center worst-case inundation forecast that expects several feet of flooding around Tampa, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda and Fort Myers.
- Bradenton Herald
Here’s what to know Wednesday as Bradenton and Manatee County prepare for a major hurricane.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Ian’s remnants will cross central North Carolina, forecasters say.
Carlson's remarks came as Hurricane Ian, which knocked out power to Cuba, approached Florida's coast.
- Bradenton Herald
Water is crashing ashore in Key West and kids are swimming the storm surge. Here’s more.
- CBS News
Four people on the boat were able to swim to shore, officials said.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
Millions of people could be impacted by Ian from Naples to Tampa Bay and north through Georgia and South Carolina.
- Miami Herald
The first fringes of winds, rain and tornadoes that come with Hurricane Ian reached Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties on Tuesday night, and gave a nasty taste of what might be coming Wednesday.
Hurricane Ian could push an 18-foot wall of water into southwest Florida. Here's what a storm surge is and why it's so dangerous.
Florida is bracing for a devastating flood of ocean water. Storm surges like this can be more deadly than hurricane winds.
- Fox Weather
A threat from Hurricane Ian to the Sunshine State means millions of residents could be asked by local governments to head to higher ground, but with a population of more than 22 million in the state, finding out who will need to seek shelter could be a complicated task.
- The Conversation
Hurricane hunters are flying through Ian's powerful winds to forecast intensity – here's what happens when the plane plunges into the eyewall of a storm
Flying into Hurricane Harvey aboard a a P-3 Hurricane Hunter nicknamed Kermit in 2018. Lt. Kevin Doreumus/NOAAAs Hurricane Ian intensifies on its way toward the Florida coast, hurricane hunters are in the sky doing something almost unimaginable: flying through the center of the storm. With each pass, the scientists aboard these planes take measurements that satellites can’t and send them to forecasters at the National Hurricane Center. Jason Dunion, a University of Miami meteorologist, leads the
- Tallahassee Democrat
It is increasingly certain that the state will see widespread surge, wave, and rain impacts no matter the specific outcome.
- The News-Press
See where Hurricane Ian is, where it's headed and how it may affect Fort Myers.
- Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.
DAVIS ISLANDS — While some of the region’s hospitals located in evacuation zones closed ahead of Hurricane Ian, that’s not an option for Tampa General Hospital. The hospital is the region’s only Level 1 trauma center, a designation that means it provides a specialized and expensive level of care for serious injuries like severe burns, gunshot wounds and cuts. It’s also the main destination for ...
Florida is headed for a 'near worst-case scenario' with Hurricane Ian. Here's what a Category 5 storm could look like.
The Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council catastrophic plan lays out this worst-case scenario, predicting storm surge flooding, destruction, and death.
Track the path of Hurricane Ian, with live updates on watches, warnings, and any possible evacuation notices or damage reports.