Traveling on I-75? Rising water from Myakka River shuts down 14-mile chunk and forces detours

If you’re traveling on Interstate 75 in Southwest Florida, be prepared for road closures: On Friday night, the Florida Department of Transportation closed a 14-mile chunk of I-75 between mile … Click to Continue » ... Read More

Hurricane Ian damaged my Florida megamansion, ‘Queen of Versailles’ star tells TMZ

The so-called House of Versailles in Windermere, Florida, appears to have taken a hit from Hurricane Ian. The roughly 100,000-square-foot plus mega-mansion, the subject of the 2012 documentary “The Queen … Click to Continue » ... Read More

Biden calls Hurricane Ian ‘an American crisis’ as South Carolina hit, Florida devastated

Hurricane Ian is “likely to rank among the worst in the nation’s history” and is posing a crisis to the nation, President Joe Biden said on Friday, addressing the powerful … Click to Continue » ... Read More

Dozens of people helicoptered off Sanibel Island after rescue by Miami-Dade team

Residents stranded on Sanibel Island by Hurricane Ian flew to the mainland by U.S. Army helicopters after Miami-Dade County rescuers reached them, according to footage released by the agency. Footage … Click to Continue » ... Read More

Hurricane center is watching a tropical wave. What the forecast says about it

The National Hurricane Center is watching a tropical wave that is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms over the far eastern tropical Atlantic. “Environmental conditions are forecast to be conducive for … Click to Continue » ... Read More