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Hermine Lingers Off Shore, Continuing Unsafe Storm Surges - NBC 29 News

By BEN FINLEY Associated Press. NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Hermine will continue to twist hundreds of miles off shore in the Atlantic Ocean and keep swimmers and surfers out of beach waters because of its dangerous waves and rip currents on the last day of ...and more »

Hurricane Season Is Heating Up. So Is the Planet. Coincidence? - New York Times

The 2016 hurricane season just shifted from sleepy to fierce. Tropical Storm Hermine strengthened into a hurricane on Thursday, just in time to strike the coast of Florida — the first hurricane to hit that state in nearly 11 years. As that storm moves ...and more »

Hurricane Hermine, Landing in Florida, Batters Tiny Towns - New York Times

SUWANNEE, Fla. — The first hurricane to hit Florida in 11 years, Hermine, made landfall early Friday, touching down as a Category 1 Gulf Coast storm in the northwestern part of the state before weakening and heading to Georgia. The National Hurricane ...and more »

Hurricane Batters Florida's Gulf Coast, Then Turns North - New York Times

CEDAR KEY, Fla. — Florida may have largely dodged catastrophic damage from Hurricane Hermine, which blew through the state on Friday, but you would not have known it by visiting this artsy village of about 700 people in the northwest, near the ...and more »

Maryland Governor Declares State of Emergency for Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland - WBOC TV 16

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency Friday amid tropical storm warnings. Hogan issued the order to Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, ...and more »

Florida's losses from a big hurricane could reach a mind-blowing $200 billion - Washington Post

Florida has had a remarkable run of gambler's luck over the past decade. It's been that long since a hurricane struck the state that usually gets them every two years. Since Hurricane Wilma made landfall at Cape Romano near the pointy end of the state ...and more »

Florida's Gulf coast braces for Tropical Storm Hermine - The Independent

Florida's Gulf coast is braced for the impact of Tropical Storm Hermine, which forecasters said could make landfall as a hurricane. A hurricane warning was in effect for Florida's Big Bend from the Suwannee River to Mexico Beach. And on the East Coast, ...and more »

Tropical Storm Hermine: rains intensify along mid-Atlantic coastline - The Guardian

Tropical Storm Hermine was intensifying on Saturday along the Atlantic coast, threatening heavy rain, wind and storm surges on its northward march. Hurricane Hermine causes severe flooding but shrinks to tropical storm. Read more. Hermine caused two ...and more »

A hurricane hasn't made Florida landfall in over 10 years. Hermine is set to end that streak. - Washington Post

(This story has been updated.) Florida is about to experience its first landfalling hurricane in more than a decade. The National Hurricane Center announced on Thursday afternoon that Hermine, previously a tropical storm, attained hurricane intensity ...and more »

Deadly Hermine Wallops Florida, Knocks Out Power to 250K - NBCNews.com

Hurricane Hermine made landfall on Florida's northwest coast early Friday, toppling trees and utility lines, cutting power to tens of thousands and leaving at least one person dead. The Category 1 hurricane roared ashore from the Gulf of Mexico near St ...and more »