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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Tropical Storm Eta; Update on Local Operations

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TROPICAL STORM ETA UPDATE

According to the 1 pm public advisory from the National Hurricane Center, Eta is weakening as it moves southwestward over the southeastern Gulf of Mexico. Tropical storm warnings for South Florida have been lifted, however, flash ...
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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Important Announcements in the Wake of Eta

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COUNTYWIDE STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED

Earlier today, a State of Emergency was officially declared by Miami-Dade County Mayor, Carlos Gimenez due to Eta. According to the National Hurricane Center, South Florida may experience extended periods of heavy rai...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Village Declares State of Emergency

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The Village of Palmetto Bay has declared a State of Emergency for the village due to anticipated weather conditions related to Eta.  The National Weather Service is forecasting potentially damaging tropical storm force winds and heavy rain. &...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County to close

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The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County Administrative Offices and Clinics to close Monday, November 9, 2020

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Posted on: November 7, 2020

Village Parks To Close Tomorrow Due To Tropical Storm Eta

Weather Alert

TS ETA UPDATE; VILLAGE PARKS TO CLOSE TOMORROW: Tropical Storm Eta's projected path is expected to impact the South Florida Coast through the Gulf of Mexico and Florida Bay. 
Miami-Dade County is under a Tropical Storm Warning; 
Flood Watc...
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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Closed Tomorrow

MDCPS IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Due to the expected unfavorable weather conditions associated with TS #Eta, 
Miami-Dade County Public Schools
, both in-person and My School Online, will be canceled on Monday, November 9. Tomorrow afternoon, the District will assess conditions for...
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Posted on: November 7, 2020

Miami-Dade and Broward Under a Hurricane Watch

Weather Alert

Miami-Dade and Broward counties are placed under a hurricane watch, and Palm Beach County was placed under a tropical storm warning in the 4 p.m. Saturday advisory. 

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Tropical Storm Laura 5 PM Advisory

TROPICAL STORM LAURA UPDATE: At 5 p.m. AST, the center of Tropical Storm Laura was located over the Atlantic Ocean about 40 miles (65 km) east of Antigua. It’s moving toward the west near 17 mph (28 km/h), and a generally west-northwestward moti...
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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Tropical Storm Laura

TROPICAL STORM LAURA:  Data from a NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that Tropical Depression Thirteen has strengthened and is now Tropical Storm Laura. It’s the 12th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.
At 11 a.m. AS...
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Posted on: August 20, 2020

5 PM Weather Advisory Tropical Depression Thirteen

At 5 p.m. AST, the center of Tropical Depression Thirteen was located over the Atlantic Ocean about 615 miles (990 km) east of the northern Leeward Islands. It’s moving toward the west-northwest near 21 mph (33 km/h) and this motion is expected ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

2 PM Weather Advisory

2 PM WEATHER ADVISORY: The Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management is monitoring Tropical Depression 13 in the Atlantic Ocean.
Current location: 16.0N / 52.8W 
Maximum Sustained Wind Speed: 35 MPH
Forward Speed: 21 MPH
Forward Direction: WNW...
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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Weather Alert

Tropical Depression Thirteen is now forecast to become a hurricane with The Bahamas and Florida in the cone.

#TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BeSafe 

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Weather Alert

WEATHER ALERT: The Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management is monitoring Tropical Wave #1 and # 2 at this time.  

Tropical Wave # 1: Some gradual development is possible over the next day or so. The wave is forecast to move more slowly we...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine Update

At 2 p.m. AST, Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine is located about 105 miles (165 km) south of St. Croix and about 180 miles (285 km) south-southeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The system is moving toward the west-northwest near 23 mph (37 km/h), and this gen...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine

TRACKING POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE NINE: Forecasts are predicting heavy rainfall and strong winds which could impact Florida beginning Saturday morning through early next week. Residents and visitors should continue to monitor the forecast and stay alert...
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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Weather Advisory

WEATHER ADVISORY: These are the Key Messages regarding Potential Tropical Cyclone NIne issued by NHC at 5 p.m. www.hurricanes.gov #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared 

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Eyeing The Tropics

EYEING THE TROPICS: Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine is developing in the Atlantic. The forecast cone takes it into the Bahamas and South Florida this weekend as a tropical storm. #TeamPB #PBalwaysworkingforyou #BeHurricaneReady #BePrepared 

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Be Hurricane Ready!

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BE HURRICANE READY: Visit our Hurricane Preparedness page for all the information you need during this hurricane season. 
Here’s the 2020 Hurricane Guide for additional information. 
You can also downlo...
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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Be Hurricane Ready

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HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS: So much has happened this year with COVID-19, that you might have forgotten we’re in the middle of Hurricane Season. Let’s make sure you take the time to plan and prepare so that you can reduce the impact any st...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

County Hurricane Resources

The Miami-Dade Office of Cultural Affairs releases resource guide for 2020 hurricane season. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS.

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

NOAA Predicts an Above-Normal Hurricane Season This Year

To read the latest on the 2020 hurricane season from NOAA, CLICK HERE.

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Miami-Dade County's 2020 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

The hurricane season officially begins on June 1st.  Here’s what you need to be prepared. CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD GUIDE.

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