Hurricane Ian has prompted hurricane, storm, flood and tornado warnings and watches across Florida. Check the maps below to find out if you’re in warning zones.
Here’s the latest forecast path of Hurricane Ian.
Hurricane Force Wind Watch: Hurricane force winds are possible within the next 24 to 48 hours.
Hurricane Force Wind Warning: Hurricane force winds are expected within the next 12 to 36 hours.
Hurricane Watch: Sustained winds or frequent gusts 74 mph or greater could possibly develop within 24 to 48 hours.
Hurricane Warning: Sustained winds or frequent gusts 74 mph or greater are expected to develop within 12 to 36 hours.
Severe Thunderstorm Watch: Conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Issued when winds are 58 mph or greater, or when a thunderstorm produces hail 1 inch or larger in diameter
Tropical Storm Watch: Sustained winds between 39 and 73 mph are possible somewhere within the watched area within 36 hours.
Tropical Storm Warning: Sustained winds between 39 and 73 mph are expected somewhere within the warning area within 36 hours
Flood/Coastal Flood Advisory: Flooding is not expected to be bad enough to issue a warning.
Flood/Coastal Flood Watch: Conditions are favorable for flooding.
Flood/Coastal Flood Warning: Flooding is either imminent or occuring.
Wind and Tornado Alerts
High Wind Watch: Possibility that High Wind Warning Criteria may be met within 24 to 48 hours.
High Wind Warning: Sustained winds 40 mph or greater, for better than 1 hour – and/or wind gusts 58 mph or greater, for any duration.
Tornado Watch: Tornadoes are possible in and near the watch area.
Tornado Warning: Tornado has been sighted by storm spotters or indicated by weather radar.
Storm Surge Alerts
Storm Surge Watch: Possibility of life-threatening inundation from rising water moving inland from the shoreline, generally within 48 hours.
Storm Surge Warning: Danger of life-threatening inundation from rising water moving inland from the shoreline, generally within 36 hours