State Officials: Elevated Risk Of Rip Currents Through SundayMay want to stay out of the water this weekend as state officials say there’s an elevated risk of rip currents along Florida’s Atlantic coast.
The "Heart" Of Hurricane Season Is On Its WayThe first few months of hurricane season have swept by and for the most part things have been pretty calm.
Fla. Gets Grant To Study SinkholesSinkholes are an all to common occurrence in Florida and that's why the state has received a $1.08 million federal grant to study the state's vulnerability to the natural phenomenon.
Fla. Emergency Ops Center Activates Level Two For IsaacFlorida’s State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has activated to Level Two in response to Tropical Storm Isaac.
County, State Emergency Officials Prepare For Hurricane SeasonIt was a busy morning in the Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management as personnel took part in a Category 3 Hurricane simulation. This year’s hypothetical hurricane was named “Gispert” and it was simulated to test state and county emergency management offices.
Feds To Take Over Your TV, Radio, But It's Only A TestThe federal government is running the first ever nationwide test of its Emergency Alert System (EAS) Wednesday on every TV station, radio outlet, satellite service and cable system.
Irene Poses Biggest Threat To U.S. In YearsA rapidly intensifying Hurricane Irene will be the first hurricane to seriously threaten the U.S. in almost three years.
Gov. Scott Addresses Hurricane ConferenceThe nearly two thousand attendees at the annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference in Ft. Lauderdale will hear from the governor himself and the director of the National Hurricane Center on Wednesday.