2015 Hurricane Season

Print it now: Storm survival guide

The Weather Authority's 18-page Hurricane 2015 Hurricane Survival Guide to help prepare for, track and recover from tropical weather.

The cost behind hurricane preparedness

Emergency management officials across Florida and in Jacksonville, as well as the Red Cross, are continuing to remind people of the need to stay prepared for the threat of Tropical Storm Erika and other major storms by keeping supplies on hand in the event of an emergency.

Erika continues to track west, drench islands

11 PM UPDATE: Tropical Storm Erika's forecast track continues to move farther west as the system moved over the mountains of Hispaniola Friday night.

Red Cross ready to help if storm hits Jax

Officials with the Red Cross have been hard at work rounding up volunteers in the Jacksonville area, preparing for the possibility that Tropical Storm Erika may develop into a hurricane and make its way through Jacksonville.

Tropical Storm Erika hits island of Dominica hard

The physical damage to Dominica is worse than first thought and the emotional toll from Tropical Storm Erika, which killed at least 20 people on the tiny Caribbean island, is substantial, the nation's Prime Minister said Friday night.

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Storm Information

  • Name:Erika
  • Lat/Long:18.8N, 73.9W
  • Max Winds:39KT
  • Speed:17KT
  • Pressure:1008MB