Category: Hurricane Ian

WATCH: Sheriff Wayne Ivey Provides Update on Brevard Deputies’ Search and Rescue Efforts in Ft. Myers Following Hurricane Ian

WATCH: Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey provides an update on Brevard County Deputies’ search and rescue efforts in Ft. Myers following Hurricane Ian. On Sept. 29, approximately 25 members of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office were requested to help fill a search and rescue mission request by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office as their area is devastated by the effects of Hurricane Ian. […]

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Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Team Headed to Lee County, Devastated By Effects of Hurricane Ian

With Brevard County receiving minimal impact from Hurricane Ian and all of our citizens thankfully being safe, myself and numerous members of our team are now headed to Lee County to assist with search and rescue efforts. […]

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Step Aside, Ian – Baby Wajiha’s In Town!: Melbourne Mom Gives Birth During Hurricane, ‘I Just Had to Keep Faith’

Hanna-Kay Williams, her fiancé and her mother drove through the gusty winds and heavy rain to Holmes Regional Medical Center, arriving Wednesday morning at 2 a.m. The new mom delivered a healthy baby girl named Wajiha (Wah-gee-ha) Wednesday night at 10:11 p.m., weighing 7 pounds and 13 ounces and measuring at 20 inches. […]

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Hurricane Ian Entering East Central Florida, NHC Forecasts Winds of 40-50 MPH, Gusts to 75 MPH Along Space Coast

The center of Hurricane Ian is approaching central Florida counties. Squalls and heavy rain from Hurricane Ian will continue across east central Florida Overnight. Catastrophic flooding from the heavy rain is expected to develop through Thursday. Never drive on flooded roadways. Turn around, don’t drown. In Bevard County, Tropical Storm force winds are expected with a peak Wind Forecast of 40-50 mph and gusts to 75 mph. The window for Tropical Storm force winds is until Thursday late afternoon in Brevard County. […]

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HURRICANE IAN UPDATE: Check Out Brevard Beach Conditions from the Cocoa Beach Pier Live Webcam

WATCH LIVE: See what’s happening at the Cocoa Beach Pier as Hurricane Ian approaches the Space Coast area. The pier stretches 800 feet over the Atlantic Ocean and is constructed with more than 2.5 miles of boardwalk planks and 270 pilings, each 40 feet in length. In Bevard County, Tropical Storm force winds are expected with a peak Wind Forecast of 40-50 mph and gusts to 75 mph.
The window for Tropical Storm force winds is until Thursday late afternoon in Brevard County. […]

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920th Rescue Wing Aircraft Departs From Patrick Space Force Base in Anticipation of Hurricane Ian

The 920th Rescue Wing aircraft departed Patrick Space Force Base on Wednesday in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Ian. This movement was the equivalent to rapid deployment of the wing’s Personnel Recovery Task Force-Heavy, which utilizes multi-capable Airmen from across the wing to mobilize rapidly for rescue operations around the world. […]

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Minneapolis Chosen as Contingency Site if Tampa Bay Bucs, Kansas City Chiefs Game Has to Relocate

The NFL has selected U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis as the contingency site for Sunday night’s game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, league executive vice president Jeff Miller confirmed Wednesday. […]

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All Brevard Public Schools, District Offices Will Remain Closed Through Friday Due to Hurricane Ian

All Brevard Public Schools and District offices will remain closed through Friday, September 30 due to Hurricane Ian. BPS officials said all school activities, events and programs are also canceled for Friday and will be rescheduled if possible. District leadership will decide on weekend school activities as soon as possible. […]

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WATCH: Brevard County Emergency Management, Sheriff Wayne Ivey Provides a Hurricane Ian Update

The National Weather Service in Melbourne issued a Hurricane Warning for Brevard County on Wednesday at about 11:30 a.m. local time. Flood and Tornado Watches are also in effect. In Bevard County, Tropical Storm force winds are expected with a peak Wind Forecast of 40-50 mph and gusts to 75 mph. The window for Tropical Storm force winds is until Thursday late afternoon in Brevard County. […]

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Brevard Now Under Hurricane Warning, NHC Forecasts Winds of 40-50 MPH, Gusts to 75 MPH Along Space Coast

The National Weather Service in Melbourne issued a Hurricane Warning for Brevard County on Wednesday at about 11:30 a.m. local time. Flood and Tornado Watches are also in effect. In Bevard County, Tropical Storm force winds are expected with a peak Wind Forecast of 40-50 mph and gusts to 75 mph. The window for Tropical Storm force winds is until Thursday late afternoon in Brevard County. […]

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HURRICANE IAN UPDATE: Brevard County Opens Pet-Friendly Shelters in Melbourne and Cocoa

Brevard County will open 3 shelters at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, for residents who live in flood-prone or low-lying areas needing safe harbor from potentially dangerous wind and water conditions anticipated from Hurricane Ian, which is expected to begin impacting the county some time Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. For more information about this and other Hurricane Ian questions, call the Community Information Hotline at 2-1-1. […]

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HURRICANE IAN UPDATE: State of Emergency Has Been Declared for Brevard County Effective at 8 a.m. Wednesday

WATCH: A State of Emergency has been declared for Brevard County effective at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, in response to the pending threat of Hurricane Ian. Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey gives an update on Hurricane Ian and how it will impact the community and BCSO. […]

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WEATHER RADAR: Tropical Storm Warning Now in Effect for Brevard County Ahead of Hurricane Ian Landfall

The National Weather Service reports that Brevard County will get showers and gusty squalls on Tuesday ahead of Major Hurricane Ian’s expected landfall on Wednesday at about 8 p.m. in the Tampa Bay area. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Closed Wednesday and Thursday Due to Hurricane Ian

All Brevard Public Schools and District offices will be closed beginning Wednesday morning September 28 through Thursday night September 29 due to Hurricane Ian. All school activities, events, and programs for these two days are canceled. At this time, no decision has been made regarding school on Friday, September 30. […]

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Eastern Florida State College to Close Starting Wednesday in Anticipation of Hurricane Ian Impact

n anticipation of Hurricane Ian’s expected impact on Brevard County, all Eastern Florida State College classes, including online courses, will be canceled on Wednesday, Sept. 28, Thursday, Sept. 29 and Friday, Sept. 30. According to Eastern Florida State College officials, campuses will be closed, and all events canceled as well, from Wednesday through Friday. […]

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