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Evacuees begin long road back to Florida Keys after Irma's devastation - CNBC;

Evacuees begin long road back to Florida Keys after Irma's devastation - CNBC

CNBCEvacuees begin long road back to Florida Keys after Irma's devastationCNBCHurricane Irma evacuees began returning to the storm-ravaged Florida Keys on Tuesday to find homes ripped apart and businesses coated in seaweed. An estimated 25 percent of all dwellings were destroyed. The death toll from Irma climbed to more than ...and more »

Texas and Florida saved lives by taking the lessons of Hurricane Katrina to heart - Dallas News (blog);

Texas and Florida saved lives by taking the lessons of Hurricane Katrina to heart - Dallas News (blog)

Dallas News (blog)Texas and Florida saved lives by taking the lessons of Hurricane Katrina to heartDallas News (blog)Two Category 4 hurricanes, Harvey and Irma, struck land in Texas and Florida over a period of just two weeks. When it comes to government preparedness, we applaud the efforts of officials at all levels - federal, state and local - for their ability to ...and more »

At least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no air conditioning after Irma - WLS-TV;

At least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no air conditioning after Irma - WLS-TV

WLS-TVAt least 5 dead in Florida nursing home left with no air conditioning after IrmaWLS-TVAt least five people have died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief said during a press conference Wednesday morning. (WLS). CNN. Wednesday, September 13, 2017 09:12AM. LOWER MATECUMBE KEY, Fla. --.and more »

Hurricane Irma death toll rises, 90 percent of homes damaged in Florida Keys - ABC News

Hurricane Irma death toll rises, 90 percent of homes damaged in Florida KeysABC NewsAs the death toll from Hurricane Irma climbs to 23 in the United States, residents of the Florida Keys are returning to a much different landscape from the one they left last week. As many as 25 percent of homes in the Keys were destroyed, Federal ...and more »

Hurricane Irma: Florida flight cancellations persist, will drag into weekend - USA TODAY;

Hurricane Irma: Florida flight cancellations persist, will drag into weekend - USA TODAY

USA TODAYHurricane Irma: Florida flight cancellations persist, will drag into weekendUSA TODAYFlights have resumed at most Florida airports, but the prospect of delays and cancellations remained for air travelers Wednesday as airlines rebooted their schedules there. As of 8 a.m. ET, more than 860 flights had been canceled for Wednesday and ...and more »

Deaths in Florida Keys takes Irma's death toll to 61 - Aljazeera.com;

Deaths in Florida Keys takes Irma's death toll to 61 - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comDeaths in Florida Keys takes Irma's death toll to 61Aljazeera.comOfficials in island chain announce 12 more fatalities as recovery operations begin following Category 4 Hurricane Irma. 13 Sep 2017 11:40 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00.and more »

“Work to do” for Florida to recover after Irma, Governor says - The Denver Post;

“Work to do” for Florida to recover after Irma, Governor says - The Denver Post

The Denver Post“Work to do” for Florida to recover after Irma, Governor saysThe Denver PostPierre Ghantos, left, and his son Nathan paddle though their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. By Jason Dearen and Jennifer Kaplan | The Associated Press. September 13, 2017 at 5:26 am ...and more »

In viral video, man risks life, stands in 130mph Irma winds - cbs19.tv;

In viral video, man risks life, stands in 130mph Irma winds - cbs19.tv

cbs19.tvIn viral video, man risks life, stands in 130mph Irma windscbs19.tvA viral video shows Juston Drake barely keeping his feed on the ground as Hurricane Irma blows through the Florida Keys. He and his storm chasing partner explained why they did it on 'Off Script with Bruce Johnson.' Dori Olmos, WUSA 7:58 PM.and more »

Florida Has 'Work to Do' to Recover After Irma, Governor Says - NBC 6 South Florida;

Florida Has 'Work to Do' to Recover After Irma, Governor Says - NBC 6 South Florida

NBC 6 South FloridaFlorida Has 'Work to Do' to Recover After Irma, Governor SaysNBC 6 South FloridaBefore and after photos of the Caribbean and Florida show the power of Hurricane Irma. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017). Parts of Florida inched back toward normal with workers restoring power, clearing roads and replenishing gas supplies, even as ...and more »

Shocked residents return to Irma-ravaged Florida Keys - Reuters;

Shocked residents return to Irma-ravaged Florida Keys - Reuters

ReutersShocked residents return to Irma-ravaged Florida KeysReutersA destroyed trailer park is seen after Hurricane Irma strikes Florida, in Plantation Key in the Florida Keys, U.S., September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria. Andy Sullivan. 5 Min Read. ISLAMORADA, Fla. (Reuters) - Evacuees from Hurricane Irma were ...and more »

How Hurricane Irma stormed Florida- Story in pictures - NewsX;

How Hurricane Irma stormed Florida- Story in pictures - NewsX

NewsXHow Hurricane Irma stormed Florida- Story in picturesNewsXPowerful winds from Hurricane Irma battered Florida with forecasters warning of dangerous strom surges that leads to massive flooding across the US state. At least 30 people have died since Irma made landfall in the Caribbean Islands also, the most ...and more »

FEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gone - Plainview Daily Herald;

FEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gone - Plainview Daily Herald

Plainview Daily HeraldFEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gonePlainview Daily HeraldFlorida's governor says that bridges linking the Florida Keys appeared to escape serious damage from Hurricane Irma, but more time is needed to finish inspections. The storm also caused record flooding in the Jacksonville area. (Sept. 12). Media ...and more »

Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes destroyed - Radio New Zealand;

Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes destroyed - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandHurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes destroyedRadio New ZealandHurricane Irma evacuees are returning to scenes of devastation in the Florida Keys, with reports that a quarter of the homes on the low-lying islands have been destroyed. A damaged house after Hurricane Irma swept through the Florida Keys. Photo: AFP.and more »

Irma spawns unusual storm surges on both Florida coasts - Phys.Org;

Irma spawns unusual storm surges on both Florida coasts - Phys.Org

Phys.OrgIrma spawns unusual storm surges on both Florida coastsPhys.OrgCharlotte Glaze gives Donna Lamb a teary hug as she floats out some of her belongings in floodwaters from the Ortega River in Jacksonville, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, after Hurricane Irma passed through the area. "This neighborhood has …more.and more »

Stay away, Jose: Hurricane meanders in open Atlantic - WHAS 11.com;

Stay away, Jose: Hurricane meanders in open Atlantic - WHAS 11.com

WHAS 11.comStay away, Jose: Hurricane meanders in open AtlanticWHAS 11.comThe 75 mph Category 1 storm is located some 495 miles northeast of the Bahamas, according to the National Hurricane Center's 11 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, advisory. It is moving southeast at 9 mph. Its minimum central pressure is 985 mb. Track the tropics ...and more »

After Irma, Slow Restoration of Services as Leaders Pledge More Help - Voice of America;

After Irma, Slow Restoration of Services as Leaders Pledge More Help - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaAfter Irma, Slow Restoration of Services as Leaders Pledge More HelpVoice of AmericaEmergency workers and National Guard troops are working to find those left stranded in the Florida Keys by Hurricane Irma, while France and Britain pledge to boost their response to those hit by the storms in their territories in the Caribbean. French ...and more »

FEMA: Most Fla. Keys Homes Destroyed or Damaged - Iosco County News Herald;

FEMA: Most Fla. Keys Homes Destroyed or Damaged - Iosco County News Herald

Iosco County News HeraldFEMA: Most Fla. Keys Homes Destroyed or DamagedIosco County News HeraldFEMA estimates that Hurricane Irma destroyed about one quarter of the homes in the Florida Keys and damaged most of the others. Keys residents who stayed behind during the storm are now struggling to pick up the pieces. (Sept. 13). Subscribe for more ...and more »

Over 25% of Florida Keys homes flattened by Irma, but some vow to rebuild - CBC.ca;

Over 25% of Florida Keys homes flattened by Irma, but some vow to rebuild - CBC.ca

CBC.caOver 25% of Florida Keys homes flattened by Irma, but some vow to rebuildCBC.caCut off for days, U.S. Route 1 partially reopened on Tuesday, allowing a stream of anxious, exhausted and frustrated residents to make the trip back to their homes in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma. "My son called me up and said, 'They're ...and more »

Hurricane Irma's power leaves Florida powerless - AppsforPCdaily;

Hurricane Irma's power leaves Florida powerless - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyHurricane Irma's power leaves Florida powerlessAppsforPCdailyStorm surge flooding in downtown Jacksonville exceeded a record set during a 1964 hurricane by at least 1 foot, according to the National Weather Service. More than 100,000 were in the dark in Georgia. Hurricane Irma's powerful center crossed the ...and more »

Tampa dodged Irma's worst, but still at risk and unprepared - ABC News

Tampa dodged Irma's worst, but still at risk and unpreparedABC NewsAs monster Hurricane Irma buzz-sawed its way up Florida's Gulf Coast, it looked for several hours like the heavily populated Tampa Bay area could face catastrophic wind damage and flooding from the first major storm to roar ashore there in 96 years.and more »