Hurricane Ian formed overnight, according to the National Hurricane Center. Forecasters say the storm could be a major hurricane by Monday night.
The National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane watch for the Tampa Bay area on Monday morning.
The National Hurricane Center expects Ian will be a major hurricane by the end of the day Monday.
Florida’s west coast is uniquely vulnerable to storm surge.
Pasco and Pinellas public schools will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Hillsborough schools will be closed Monday through Thursday.
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Use this tool to compare risk from hurricanes with FEMA flood zones and more.
You’ll need more than one kind of hurricane kit. Here are checklists to build kits for you, your kids and your pets.
Tampa Bay area governments have opened or plan to open sites where people can get sandbags to help prepare for Ian.
The death of a 22-year-old woman following her arrest in Tehran has ignited what some Iranians hope will be a revolution.




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