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Today marks 10th anniversary of Hurricane Ivan

As the 10th anniversary window of Florida’s “Mean Season” continues, today marks a decade since Hurricane Ivan, which left an estimated $14.2 billion in damages. 85 more words


Spotlight on Florida: Hurricane Charley

Ten years ago Florida experienced four major hurricane: Charley, Frances, Ivan and Jean. I seem to be a magnet for hurricanes when I’m on vacation. In August of 2004 my family took off to visit family in Florida.  313 more words

The Sky Above


I got lucky with Hurricane Charley. It was probably luck I did not deserve.

On August 13, 2004, I did not evacuate the apartment I was living in over in Largo. 192 more words


Hurricane Charley

Hurricane Charley

Right through Central Florida

Now ten years gone by


This is a look back

An August to remember

Kissimmee, ’04


Category three… 143 more words


Hurricane Charley struck 10 years ago today

Today marks another milestone in the calamitous 2004 “mean season,” which saw Florida struck by four hurricanes, two of them in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. 382 more words

Past Storms

Tenth Anniversary of Hurricane Charley

Hurricane Charley at landfall as seen by NWS Tampa radar

On Friday August 13, 2004, Hurricane Charley came roaring ashore at Port Charlotte, FL.  The hurricane had rapidly intensified prior to its landfall.  550 more words


Mark "Live Through a Hurricane" Off My Bucket List

Ten years ago, I was able to mark several items off of my “bucket list.”

One of those items was living through a Category 3 Hurricane. 627 more words