• Hurricane Ian is just shy of the most dangerous Category 5 status as it prepares to slam into the Florida coast

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The massive storm appeared on track to slam into the Florida's southwestern Gulf coast somewhere north of Fort Myers and some 125 miles south of Tampa.
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  • Disney World will close Florida parks for 2 days and ask hotel guests to shelter in place as Hurricane Ian approaches

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Walt Disney World will close all Florida parks from Wednesday as Hurricane Ian approaches. AaronP/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images
    Walt Disney World will temporarily close its Florida parks from Wednesday as Hurricane Ian hits.
    The company is asking all hotel guests to shelter in place while the hurricane passes through.
    The hurricane is expected to hit Florida on Wednesday morning.
    Walt Disney World world is closing all Florida parks on September 28 and 29 as Hurricane Ian passes through the state. Disney is also asking all hotel guests to shelter in place as the Category 4 hurricane approaches...
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  • Hurricane Ian could slam into over 1 billion tons of polluted radioactive waste from Florida's mining industry in giant pondlike structures

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Florida has 24 stacks of phosphogypsum around the state. About 30 million tons of it is produced every year.
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  • Hurricane Ian approaches Florida as extremely dangerous Category 4

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    At 5:00 am ET, Miami's National Hurricane Center said that Ian is moving north at a forward speed of 10 mph, with top sustained winds of 140 mph.
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  • Florida's population has skyrocketed. That could make Hurricane Ian more destructive

    Florida's population has skyrocketed. That could make Hurricane Ian more destructive

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    More people - and more buildings to house them, often in coastal areas - mean that a major hurricane could become more costly and destructive. That's raising concerns as Hurricane Ian approaches. (Image credit: Ricardo Arduengo /AFP via Getty Images)
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