Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. And though September is the most active month of the season, the potential for dangerous hurricanes to make landfall in Florida continues throughout October.
Tropical Storm Peter is sitting east of the Northern Leeward Islands and will take a westward path over the next few days, then the system is expected to curve to the north towards Bermuda by the middle and end of the workweek.
In anticipation of strengthening, a tropical storm warning was in effect for parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida — extending from Morgan City, Louisiana, to the Okaloosa-Walton County line in the Florida Panhandle.
Hurricane Dorian left parts of the Bahamas unrecognizable and a Bahamian woman living in Palm Beach County says the category 5 hurricane not only destroyed her home, it destroyed a lifeline for her family.
Flooding could be a big problem depending where you live and work. While the impact of Hurricane Dorian still isn’t certain, people who live along the intracoastal in Delray Beach have reason to prepare.