Storm Surge

Surfers take advantage of the waves created by Hurricane Irene as it passes off the coast on August 25, 2011 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

With Sandy Expected To Expand, Beach Erosion A Concern

While the core of Tropical Storm Sandy will stay off our coast, we will definitely feel its presence.


(Photo Credit: Image from the county's new Storm Surge Simulator

Miami-Dade Launches Storm Surge Simulator

As South Florida tracks Hurricane Irene and on the 19th Anniversary of Hurricane Andrew, a new tool has been launched for Miami-Dade residents regarding the threat of storm surge.


(Source: CBS4)

Protecting Your Documents & Electronic Valuables Before A Storm

The toughest thing to lose in a storm are the things you can’t replace like photos and important documents.



Hurricane Map Terminology

Confused about the difference between a tropical disturbance and a tropical wave? CBS4 has the answers.