NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Preparations are underway along the central Gulf Coast as Tropical Storm Karen threatens to become the first named tropical system to menace the United States th..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Consumer Reports) - Flooding is the number one natural disaster in the U-S. But most people don’t have adequate insurance to protect their home. A recent Co..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Dalila is churning across the Pacific off southwest Mexico and authorities have issued a tropical storm warning for a large swath of coastline. &nb..
HURRICANE CENTRAL - Here are some important numbers to have on hand after a storm passes. Florida Department of Financial Services - provides free insurance and banking help..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- What do the names Andrea, Jerry and Pablo have in common? Those are just three of the names you'll hear this upcoming hurricane season that starts in less than ..
The 2013 Atlantic hurricane names have been released, and are as follows: AndreaBarryChantalDorianErinFernandGabrielleHumbertoIngridJerryKarenLorenzoMelissaNestorOlgaPabloRebekahSe..
Tallahassee, Fla. (AP) - Florida officials say the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied disaster assistance for areas of the state damaged by Hurricane Sandy. The Fl..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Floodgates for tunnels, subways and airports, as well as a network of safe havens like old civil defense shelters, should be among quick, simple preventive meas..
The massive storm that started out as Hurricane Sandy slammed into the East Coast and morphed into a huge and problematic system affecting millions of people. Here's a snapshot of ..
SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. - High winds and rough seas didn't keep people from visiting Sanibel Island on Monday. Locals and tourists from all over the world stopped and stared. "T..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - As Tropical Storm Isaac approached, Collier County leaders were worried about the potentially dangerous and damaging storm surge. So far, though, that hasn't..
SANIBEL, Fla.- For many hotels and resorts on Sanibel, it was business as usual Sunday night. Some stayed opened for tourists, and those visitors didn't let the wind and rain ruin ..
The Lee County Emergency Operations Center has rescinded the mandatory evacuation orders, effective immediately, for the following areas of Lee County: Bonita BeachFort Myers Beach..
8am Isaac getting a little better organized as it moves west-northwestward over the eastern Gulf of Mexico. location...25.7n 84.7wabout 185 mi.. wsw of Fort Myers, Floridaabout 360..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The National Weather Service predicts that at its most intense point, areas like Marco Island and Everglades City could see storm surge of 5 to 7 feet. ..
FORT MYERS, Fl. - With so many people are preparing for this storm, some home improvement stores had to call extra shipments to restock their supplies Friday. Customers ..
LEE COUNTY, Fl. - Gas stations throughout Southwest Florida were crowded throughout the day. Attendants at the mobile gas station on MLK Blvd in Fort Myers say they have..
FORT MYERS, Fl. - Isaac is keeping doctor's offices busy. Folks at Internal Medicine Associates say all their offices were busy yesterdy and Friday, especially during l..
MIAMI - Isaac is forecast to bring tropical storm force wind to Southwest Florida this weekend. And while the wind will be little compared to that produced by Hurricane Andrew 20 y..
NAPLES, Fla - Grocery and hardware stores across southwest Florida are stocked with all the essentials you will need just in case the storm knocks out power. WINK News stopped by L..