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Gov. Scott Seeks Delay To Maintain Fed. Flood Insurance Subsidies

Gov. Rick Scott is advising Sens. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and Marco Rubio, R-Fla., that action is needed to ward off “the potential impact to Florida’s economy” of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act.

CBS Miami–09/18/2013

Source: CBS4

Record-Breaking Rainfall Soaks Miami Beach

The past few days have been soggy and cloudy across South Florida with serious flooding for many.

07/19/2013

(AP)

Flooding Rains Pounding Florida Panhandle

South Florida is used to heavy rain during the rainy season, but the amount of rain residents in the panhandle of Florida are seeing is almost unprecedented for a non-tropical system.

CBS Miami–07/05/2013

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Stormy Tuesday Followed By S. Florida Heat

Keep that umbrella close by because some showers and storms are sweeping in across portions of South Florida Tuesday due to a weak tropical wave moving west from the Bahamas and into the Florida Straits.

CBS Miami–06/11/2013

Flooding in Davie destroys crops. (Source: CBS4)

Broward County Cleans Up After Friday’s Flooding

The water is receding in Broward County but some are still feeling the effects of Friday’s floods.

06/08/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Changes May Boost Flood Insurance Rates

With the start of hurricane season just days away, South Florida homeowners that are in the National Flood Insurance program should know that there are changes are on the way.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

(AP)

Flooding Rain Pummels Miami Beach Again

For the second time in four days, heavy rain pummeled Miami Beach, stopping traffic, inundating some businesses and forcing workers at least one hotel to mop up because of ground-floor flooding.

CBS Miami–04/15/2013

Ft. Lauderdale Beach Flooding

Broward Beaches Flooding Due To Sandy

Hurricane Sandy is staying well offshore from South Florida, but that doesn’t mean the area is escaping the storm’s wrath, especially flooding.

CBS Miami–10/26/2012

Laura Rath, on vacation from the Netherlands, walks on the beach with her family as they are buffeted by high winds of the outer bands of Hurricane Sandy on October 25, 2012 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

No Major Problems From Sandy In Miami-Dade So Far

While the weather in Miami-Dade County hasn’t gotten too bad with Hurricane Sandy just off the coast, there are already some problematic areas popping up due to the heavy rain.

CBS4–10/25/2012

Lake Okeechobee

Rising Lake “O” Water Levels Leads To More Water Releases

Water levels in Lake Okeechobee, South Florida’s backup water supply, are still too high and that has the Army Corps of Engineers continuing to drain water from the lake, according to the Sun Sentinel.

CBS4–10/02/2012

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