Cape Coral Daily Breezehttp://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/category.detail/nav/5147/Hurricane Guide 2017en-usThu, 25 May 2017 23:35:26 EDTThu, 25 May 2017 23:35:26 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBelow average hurricane season predictedhttp://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/content.detail/id/643097.htmlResearchers 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'http://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/content.detail/id/643102.htmlUnlike 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 seasonhttp://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/content.detail/id/643103.htmlWith 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 seasonhttp://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/content.detail/id/643104.htmlWith 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 Scalehttp://www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com/page/content.detail/id/643105.htmlIn 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