Bryan Koon As Hurricane Season Fast Approaches, Officials Place Emphasis On Storm Surge, Tools To Help By Sascha Cordner • May 27, 2016 nhc.noaa.gov/surge/inundation/ Storm surge is often seen as one of the deadliest effects of tropical cyclones and can cause dangerous flooding. With Hurricane Season about to be upon us, meteorologists are now out with a new tool to help better forecast storm surge. Emergency Planners Worry About Complacency By Jim Ash • May 11, 2016 Florida has benefited from a decade-long hurricane drought, but as the 2016 storm season approaches, officials are worried about a false sense of security. Tropical Storm Erika's Potential Impact Has State Officials Taking Extra Precautions By Sascha Cordner • Aug 26, 2015 MGN Online The potential impact of Tropical Storm Erika has state emergency officials taking precautions. With Hurricane Season Underway, Residents Encouraged To Join Special Needs Registry By Sascha Cordner • Jul 7, 2015 MGN Online With Hurricane Season underway, Florida Emergency Management officials want residents to be aware of a program aimed at helping people with special needs during an emergency situation. As Hurricane Season Approaches, Officials Express Confidence In Preparedness Efforts By Sascha Cordner • May 14, 2015 MGN Online The Atlantic Hurricane Season officially starts June 1st. While it’s been a decade since the last significant hurricane in the Florida, officials say they’re confident in their preparedness efforts.