Hurricanes
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October 1, 2022, 5:17 PM

Sanibel Island, Fort Myers severely damaged by Hurricane Ian in Lee County

Sanibel Island, Fort Myers and Lee County generally were severely damaged by Hurricane Ian.
October 1, 2022, 5:17 PM
Sanibel Island 'not habitable' in wake of hurricane
October 1, 2022, 1:16 PM

First responders are still searching for survivors in Florida

The Coast Guard is going door to door in hopes of rescuing stranded survivors after Hurricane Ian destroyed parts of Florida.
October 1, 2022, 1:16 PM
First responders are still searching for survivors in Florida
October 1, 2022, 1:16 PM

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in the Carolinas

The storm made it's fourth landfall as a Category 1 hurricane.
October 1, 2022, 1:16 PM
Hurricane Ian makes landfall in the Carolinas
October 1, 2022, 11:50 AM

Hurricane Ian brings mix of destruction and some relief to Key West

Flooding and a fire amid Hurricane Ian affected hundreds, the Key West fire department said.
October 1, 2022, 11:50 AM
'Like losing a loved one': Devastation for some in Key West after Ian
October 1, 2022, 12:30 AM

In Hurricane Ian's aftermath, new head of FEMA faces historic challenge

Deanne Criswell has jumped on handling response to the storm that's brought havoc to the southeastern U.S.
October 1, 2022, 12:30 AM
In Hurricane Ian's aftermath, new head of FEMA faces historic challenge
September 30, 2022, 8:38 PM

Hurricane Ian could cause $65 billion in damage

The best-case-scenario for Hurricane Ian's economic damage is $55 billion, a data firm said.
September 30, 2022, 8:38 PM
Hurricane Ian could cause $65 billion in damage
September 30, 2022, 7:58 PM

Pregnant Florida woman drives through Hurricane Ian to give birth

A pregnant woman in Florida drove through wind and rain brought by Hurricane Ian to give birth after she went into labor during the storm.
September 30, 2022, 7:58 PM
Pregnant woman forced to drive during Ian to give birth
September 30, 2022, 6:41 PM

Chef Jose Andres, World Central Kitchen activate hurricane food supplies for storm victims

World Central Kitchen relief efforts are underway to feed those in need in Tampa after Hurricane Ian.
September 30, 2022, 6:41 PM
Chef Jose Andres, World Central Kitchen activate hurricane food supplies
September 30, 2022, 2:08 PM

Hurricane Ian statistics show why it will come to be known as 'The Big One'

Hurricane Ian culminated into the monstrous, devastating storm meteorologists predicted it would be, statistics show.
September 30, 2022, 2:08 PM
These statistics show why Hurricane Ian will come to be known as 'The Big One'
September 29, 2022, 11:22 PM

Hurricane Ian could cripple Florida's home insurance industry

Experts say a major storm like Ian could push some insurance companies into insolvency, making it harder for people to collect on claims.
September 29, 2022, 11:22 PM
Hurricane Ian could cripple Florida's home insurance industry
September 29, 2022, 10:47 PM

Those who didn't evacuate Hurricane Ian describe what it's like to ride out storm

Some Floridians have decided to ignore the state’s evacuation orders and ride out Hurricane Ian at home, which made landfall on Wednesday as a Category 4 storm.
September 29, 2022, 10:47 PM
'Unbelievable': Residents who rode out Ian describe storm's destruction
September 29, 2022, 10:13 PM

Thousands of people evacuated from Florida nursing homes, hospitals

Thousands of people in nursing homes and hospitals across Florida were forced to evacuate as Hurricane Ian battered the state.
September 29, 2022, 10:13 PM
Thousands evacuated from Florida nursing homes, hospitals
September 29, 2022, 4:29 PM

Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls out stalled housing program aimed to help hurricane survivors

Sen. Elizabeth Warren pressed the administration for details about a much-delayed housing program that was intended to be up-and-running by this hurricane season.
September 29, 2022, 4:29 PM
Lawmakers call for answers about stalled housing for hurricane survivors
September 29, 2022, 9:58 AM

Here's how climate change intensifies hurricanes

As sea levels rise, so do devastating storm surges.
September 29, 2022, 9:58 AM
Here's how climate change intensifies hurricanes
September 29, 2022, 6:46 AM

How climate change can affect hurricanes

A hurricane expert joins Nightline's Stephanie Ramos to explain how climate change can intensify storms, and the Red Cross's national spokesperson discusses aid efforts in the wake of Hurricane Ian.
September 29, 2022, 6:46 AM
How climate change can affect hurricanes
September 29, 2022, 2:43 AM

300K barrels of diesel arriving to help power Puerto Rico after Fiona, Biden admin says

A ship is bringing 300,000 barrels of diesel to Puerto Rico days after Hurricane Fiona battered the U.S. territory, the Biden administration said on Wednesday
September 29, 2022, 2:43 AM
300K barrels of diesel arriving to help power Puerto Rico after Fiona, WH says
September 28, 2022, 11:10 PM

The strongest hurricanes to hit the US mainland and other tropical cyclone records

As Hurricane Ian barrels toward Florida, here is a look at the most powerful storms to hit the US mainland.
September 28, 2022, 11:10 PM
The strongest hurricanes to hit the US mainland and other storm records
September 28, 2022, 10:34 PM

Hurricane Ian's path echoes destructive 2004 Hurricane Charley

When he saw the latest track for Hurricane Ian, bar owner Kevin Doyle said his heart sank and he had a flashback to Hurricane Charley.
September 28, 2022, 10:34 PM
Florida town braces for repeat of Hurricane Charley
September 28, 2022, 2:03 PM

ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee explains how hurricanes form

ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee explains how hurricanes form. The storm will keep growing as long as it has three key ingredients.
September 28, 2022, 2:03 PM
How hurricanes form
September 28, 2022, 3:28 AM

Canada sees suspected carbon monoxide cases in wake of Fiona

A Canadian hospital says it is treating several patients for suspected carbon monoxide poisoning as many people in the Atlantic area hit by post-tropical storm Fiona are using generators for electricity
September 28, 2022, 3:28 AM
September 28, 2022, 12:07 AM

Hurricane categories explained: How strong is each category?

The National Weather Service uses a scale that only measures a hurricane's sustained wind speeds using a 1 to 5 rating system.
September 28, 2022, 12:07 AM
Hurricane categories explained: How strong is each category?
September 27, 2022, 9:49 PM

Storm surges explained by Ginger Zee

Ginger Zee explains the science behind storm surges during hurricanes.
September 27, 2022, 9:49 PM
Storm surges explained by Ginger Zee
September 27, 2022, 9:31 PM

Everything you need to know about hurricanes

Everything you need to know about hurricanes ahead of Hurricane Ian making landfall in Florida.
September 27, 2022, 9:31 PM
What is storm surge, and more to know about hurricanes
September 27, 2022, 10:14 AM

Hurricane Ian: Why the Gulf Coast -- especially in Florida -- is so vulnerable to hurricanes, storm surge

As Hurricane Ian marches closer to the U.S., its aim toward the Gulf Coast is especially concerning considering how vulnerable the region is to storm surge.
September 27, 2022, 10:14 AM
This is why the Gulf Coast is so vulnerable to hurricanes, storm surge
September 27, 2022, 4:09 AM

President Biden, Gov. DeSantis have yet to speak ahead of storm

White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre insisted that the politically tense relationship between the two men is not at issue.
September 27, 2022, 4:09 AM
President Biden, Gov. DeSantis have yet to speak ahead of storm
September 27, 2022, 2:14 AM

Why the Gulf Coast is so vulnerable to hurricanes, storm surge

Hurricane Ian could bring between 5 and 8 feet of storm surge to Tampa Bay.
September 27, 2022, 2:14 AM
Why the Gulf Coast is so vulnerable to hurricanes, storm surge
September 27, 2022, 1:17 AM

Bucs relocating to Miami area due to potential impact of Ian

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will relocate football operations to the Miami area in preparation for next weekend’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs ahead of the potential impact of Hurricane Ian on Florida’s Gulf Coast
September 27, 2022, 1:17 AM
September 26, 2022, 9:31 PM

Preparations underway in Florida as Hurricane Ian gains strength

Michael Brennan, deputy director of the National Hurricane Center, discusses safety concerns during this crucial window before Ian lashes coastal communities.
September 26, 2022, 9:31 PM
Preparations underway in Florida as Hurricane Ian gains strength
September 26, 2022, 9:16 PM

Top FEMA official discusses preparation ahead of Hurricane Ian

David Maurstad of FEMA joins ABC News Live to discuss how the agency is preparing for Hurricane Ian, which is expected to slam into Florida’s west coast later this week.
September 26, 2022, 9:16 PM
Top FEMA official discusses preparation ahead of Hurricane Ian
September 26, 2022, 9:16 PM

Key West mayor ahead of Hurricane Ian: ‘We prepare for the worst’

Mayor Teri Johnston of Key West, Florida, discusses how her city is preparing for Hurricane Ian, which could pass over the island this week.
September 26, 2022, 9:16 PM
Key West mayor ahead of Hurricane Ian: ‘We prepare for the worst’
September 26, 2022, 9:09 PM

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency as Hurricane Ian takes aim

In Naples, emergency crews are preparing the area's lakes and drains for possible flooding and the mayor is preparing new Floridians for what may be their first major hurricane.
September 26, 2022, 9:09 PM
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency as Hurricane Ian takes aim
September 26, 2022, 9:09 PM

Ian strengthens into hurricane as it moves toward Florida’s Gulf Coast

In Cuba, some are evacuating to avoid the storm that is expected to strengthen into a Category 4 hurricane.
September 26, 2022, 9:09 PM
Ian strengthens into hurricane as it moves toward Florida’s Gulf Coast
September 26, 2022, 9:08 PM

What to expect from Hurricane Ian

ABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee and Senior Meteorologist Rob Marciano discuss what to expect this week from Hurricane Ian as it heads toward Florida.
September 26, 2022, 9:08 PM
What to expect from Hurricane Ian
September 26, 2022, 8:39 PM

ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian threatens Florida with potentially deadly storm surge

Plus, a shooting at a school in central Russia left at least 15 people dead and Italy elects its first female prime minister.
September 26, 2022, 8:39 PM
ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian threatens Florida with potentially deadly storm surge
September 26, 2022, 4:29 PM

Florida braces for impact of Hurricane Ian

ABC News’ Rob Marciano reports from Tampa, where residents are preparing for Ian as it heads toward Florida.
September 26, 2022, 4:29 PM
Florida braces for impact of Hurricane Ian
September 26, 2022, 4:11 PM

Florida prepares for Hurricane Ian as it gains strength in the Caribbean

Monroe County, which includes the Florida Keys and Key West, has declared a local state of emergency ahead of the anticipated hurricane.
September 26, 2022, 4:11 PM
Florida prepares for Hurricane Ian as it gains strength in the Caribbean
September 26, 2022, 4:09 PM

Hurricane Ian could produce a life-threatening storm surge

Michael Brennan, acting deputy director for the National Hurricane Center, discusses the storm's path and how it compares to other major storms we’ve seen this year.
September 26, 2022, 4:09 PM
Hurricane Ian could produce a life-threatening storm surge
September 26, 2022, 4:08 PM

Hurricane Ian gains strength, heads toward Cuba and Florida

Some schools in Tampa have closed in preparation for the hurricane that is set to make landfall later this week.
September 26, 2022, 4:08 PM
Hurricane Ian gains strength, heads toward Cuba and Florida
September 26, 2022, 4:08 PM

ABC News Live: Ian strengthens to a hurricane as thousands prepare for landfall

Plus, protests intensify in Russia with some fleeing to avoid a military draft and people are protesting around the globe in response to the death of a 22-year-old woman in Iranian police custody.
September 26, 2022, 4:08 PM
ABC News Live: Ian strengthens to a hurricane as thousands prepare for landfall
September 26, 2022, 4:07 PM

Gov. Ron DeSantis holds briefing as Hurricane Ian approaches the Gulf Coast

"Floridians up and down the Gulf Coast will feel the impacts of Hurricane Ian," DeSantis warned.
September 26, 2022, 4:07 PM
Gov. Ron DeSantis holds briefing as Hurricane Ian approaches the Gulf Coast
September 26, 2022, 1:28 PM

Floodwater safety tips to remember as Hurricane Ian heads to Florida

Safety experts say residents should prepare for flooding dangers.
September 26, 2022, 1:28 PM
Floodwater safety tips to remember as Hurricane Ian heads to Florida
September 26, 2022, 11:45 AM

Ian declared a hurricane as Florida braces for storm

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency as residents prepare supplies and some school districts announce closures ahead of the storm.
September 26, 2022, 11:45 AM
Ian declared a hurricane as Florida braces for storm
September 26, 2022, 3:25 AM

Ian forecast to be major hurricane as it nears Florida

The outer bands of Tropical Storm Ian will impact Jamaica and the Cayman Islands within the next 24 hours, bringing heavy rain and possible flash flooding.
September 26, 2022, 3:25 AM
Ian forecast to be major hurricane as it nears Florida
September 26, 2022, 2:59 AM

Property dragged into the sea amid Fiona

A coastal property was washed into the sea off the coast of Newfoundland as Fiona battered the region.
September 26, 2022, 2:59 AM
Property dragged into the sea amid Fiona
September 25, 2022, 9:26 PM

Tropical Storm Ian strengthens as it heads to Cuba, Florida

Florida monitors a growing Tropical Storm Ian in Caribbean
September 25, 2022, 9:26 PM
Tropical Storm Ian strengthens as it heads to Cuba, Florida
September 25, 2022, 8:35 PM

DeSantis urges Floridians to prepare for Tropical Storm Ian

Gov. Ron DeSantis held a news conference on Sunday, urging all Florida residents to prepare for the storm, which is forecast to make landfall in a matter of days.
September 25, 2022, 8:35 PM
DeSantis urges Floridians to prepare for Tropical Storm Ian
September 25, 2022, 4:28 PM

Tropical Storm Ian forecast to impact Florida as major hurricane

Tropical Storm Ian, which formed over the central Caribbean Sea late Friday, is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane with a path toward Florida.
September 25, 2022, 4:28 PM
Tropical Storm Ian could strengthen to Category 4 hurricane as nears Florida
September 25, 2022, 3:47 PM

Tropical Storm Ian set to hit Florida as major hurricane

Florida residents stock up on supplies to prepare for Tropical Storm Ian.
September 25, 2022, 3:47 PM
Tropical Storm Ian set to hit Florida as major hurricane
September 25, 2022, 9:12 AM

Florida emergency declared as Tropical Storm Ian strengthens

Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for 24 counties.
September 25, 2022, 9:12 AM
September 24, 2022, 10:45 PM

Fiona updates: Much of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island without power as Fiona hits Canada

Fiona, now a post-tropical cyclone, made landfall in Canada Saturday morning. Some two-thirds of Nova Scotia and all of Prince Edward Island are without power.
September 24, 2022, 10:45 PM
Fiona becomes most intense landfalling system Canada has ever seen