Hurricane Florence Moving Slowly Onshore 

Posted: 3:58 am Friday, September 14th, 2018

By Ann Kelly

 

Hurricane Florence is making landfall as a category one hurricane and moving slowly, triggering the expected flooding. We’ll have continuous update in the Dove Hurricane Guide.

 

 

The news about red tide in not good for for the Bay area. Florida Fish & Wildlife’s latest reports show what they say is a significant rise in red tide levels in the Bay area. 125 miles of Florida coastline are now affected stretching from southwest Florida up to northwest Florida for the first time,. To track the levels of red tide check the latest map from Florida Fish and Wildlife. 

 

 

Statistics from the Washington, DC-based non-profit Gun Violence Archive show that Florida leads the nation in road rage involving guns. Part of the reason they cite is the increase in population and crowded highways.

 

 

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicked of the season at New Orleans last Sunday with a win against the New Orleans Saints 48-40. QB Ryan Fitzpatrick threw four touchdowns, ran one in himself and threw for 417 yards. The Bucs open at home this weekend against the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday at 1 pm.

 

 

Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman is stepping away from his role of General Manager for the team. Yzerman will become senior advisor for new GM BriseBois who becomes the seventh GM in the team’s history. The team starts training camp this week.