Cape Coral Daily Breeze Guide 2017en-usFri, 18 Aug 2017 17:40:13 EDTFri, 18 Aug 2017 17:40:13 EDT average hurricane season predicted at Colorado State University released a forecast for a below average hurricane season for 2017, which starts on June 1. The hurricane research center, founded and led by the late Dr.Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTPreparing on Fort Myers Beach: 'planning, planning, planning' other areas of Lee County, a storm event doesn't have to be huge to have a huge impact.Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTSanibel and Captiva prepare for this year's hurricane season hurricane season approaching there are many steps Sanibel and Captiva residents can take to ensure they practice safety if an evacuation were to take place.Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTCape Coral residents urged to begin planning for 2017 hurricane season hurricane season set to kick off, the city of Cape Coral encourages residents to prepare. Hurricane season is recognized as June 1 through Nov. 30.Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale 1971 civil engineer, Herbert Saffir and meteorologist Dr. Robert Simpson developed the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale. The initial scale showed the expected damage to structures based upon wind speed and storm surge effects.Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT