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Huricane Irma: Shutters going up at Jupiter Lighthouse & Museum

Lighthouse officials will decide today on whether to install protective wrapping on the lighthouse,, according to Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Museum President and Chief Executive Office Jamie Stuve. Article source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/local/about-600-shutters-going-jupiter-lighthouse-and-museum/oVScFn0vU8EG1TV6mbx0aO/

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Shark Bites Diver Near Jupiter Inlet – NBC 6 South Florida

A diver said he was bitten by a shark while spearfishing in Jupiter Friday afternoon, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said. The diver said the shark bit his hand while underwater. Paramedics responded to the 1100 block of Love Street … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Juno Beach orders mandatory evacuation as Irma nears

Juno Beach, a waterfront, seasonal town north of PGA Boulevard, now has about 3,500 residents. Many of the single-family homes were built prior to Hurricane Andrew in 1992, before the stronger building codes were required. Article source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/local/breaking-juno-beach-orders-mandatory-evacuation-irma-nears/J3vG42TebVlbWCZNb2NtxH/

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Hurricane Irma: Jupiter customers welcome back waterfront camaraderie

“Out on the road, the gas is expensive. In here, the drinks and food are half-priced. This is the place to be,” said Jupiter resident Wade Gamache, 28, a cook who lives in Jupiter. Article source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/weather/hurricanes/hurricane-irma-jupiter-customers-welcome-back-waterfront-camaraderie/vt1tkTNDvgcZQrIqONKiWN/

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What is storm surge? Areas in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma pummeled parts of Florida with ferocious winds and heavy bands of rain as the eye of the storm climbed north up the coast packing a punch. The U.S. National Hurricane (NHC) advisory rates Hurricane Irma as a Category 1 … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma: Webcams show the storm moving up Florida’s west …

Hurricane Irma is making its way up the Florida coast, and is expected to make landfall between Marco Island and Everglades City on Sunday afternoon. Live web cams and traffic cams are a good way to track the storm as … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma: Folks around the world will be watching Jupiter

People from mountainous Switzerland and faraway New Zealand are watching. And landlocked Hungary. The three cold countries in Scandinavia are regular digital visitors. Clicks come from Yemen, Vietnam, Iceland, Israel, Iran, Cuba, Australia’s Outback and Russia. Article source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/local/hurricane-irma-folks-around-the-world-will-watching-jupiter/IdKqJtv2QrRbQAeHRNnbeL/

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Tornado warning for WPB, Boynton and Delray until 4:15 pm

Update 3:52 pm.: A tornado warning has been issued for parts of Palm  Beach County including West Palm Beach, Boynton Beach and Delray Beach until 4:15 p.m.   UPDATE, 2:40 p.m.: The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning … Continue reading

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Irma’s not over: Tropical storm warning affects Jupiter Inlet south

Update 11 p.m.: It’s not over for Palm Beach County.  Hurricane Irma has pushed within 50 miles southeast of Tampa with Category 2  hurricane winds up to 100 mph, but  a tropical storm warning is in effect for Jupiter Inlet … Continue reading

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Watch Hurricane Irma rampage along the Florida coast via web cams

Hurricane Irma is making its way up the Florida coast, and is expected to make landfall between Marco Island and Everglades City on Sunday afternoon. Live web cams and traffic cams are a good way to track the storm as … Continue reading

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