Floods

Ft. Lauderdale Beach Flooding

Heavy Rain, Seasonal High Tides Combine To Raise Potential For Flood

What was once Tropical Storm Erika is no longer a threat to South Florida, but the possibility of flooding is still very real.

08/29/2015

(Source: AAA)

AAA Urges Motorists To Be Cautious On Flooded Streets

As Tropical Storm Erika churns, bands of heavy rain are expected throughout the state of Florida so it’s important to remember to drive carefully in the rain.

CBS Miami–08/28/2015

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AAA: Nearly 1 In 5 Floridians Would Not Evacuate For A Hurricane

Hurricane season begins on Sunday, but three in ten Florida residents do not make advanced preparations, according to a recent AAA Consumer Pulse™ survey.

CBS Miami–05/29/2014

(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

Drenching downpours overnight caused isolated flooding throughout South Florida.  (Source: CBS4)

Downpours Cause Isolated Flooding

Drenching downpours overnight caused isolated flooding throughout South Florida. In several Northwest Miami-Dade neighborhoods, streets and front lawns were completely under water which was knee deep in some spots.

CBS4–05/21/2013

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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

WBC: Dominican Republic v Cuba

Dominican Republic Readies For Isaac

In the Dominican Republic, authorities began to evacuate people from low-lying areas but encountered resistance.

CBS Miami–08/24/2012

This visible image of Tropical Storm Isaac was captured by NOAA's GOES-13 satellite on Aug. 23 at 7:45 a.m. EDT as it was lashing the eastern Caribbean. Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project

Craig Setzer: Worst Of Isaac Expected Sun. Night Into Monday

Isaac is becoming better organized and a little stronger and a turn toward the northwest in our direction is expected Friday. Isaac will cross Haiti and eastern Cuba tonight and Saturday.

CBS Miami–08/24/2012

A couple huddles under an umbrella as a light rain falls.

A Soggy Summer Solstice

It’s going to be a wet couple of days across South Florida thanks to a tropical disturbance in the Caribbean packed with abundant tropical moisture.

CBS4–06/20/2012

(Photo Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Round Of Windy, Wet Weather Thursday

Thursday got off to a wet start with steady rain and heavy downpours in some areas across South Florida. Mother Nature added insult to injury since some roads are still flooded from all the rain the past few days.

CBS4–05/24/2012

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