RETROSPECT — A Look Back At Last Eight Hurricane Seasons

As we usher in the Christmas holiday season each year when the calendar turns from November to December, we also welcome the end of Atlantic hurricane season. As noted by Nassau County Emergency Management on the very last day of hurricane season, Nov. 30, 2023 (via a Facebook post), “Who’s celebrating?”  When a hurricane season […]

Beach Day Turns Tragic in Fernandina, Teenager Drowns

An ocean rescue in Fernandina Beach began on Sept. 13th. Search and recovery effort for missing boy concluded next day.

State Awards $922,016 To Nassau County, FL For Hurricane Beach Erosion

Florida Senate Bill 4A Awarded Funds For Battered Beaches In 16 Coastal Counties, Including Nassau (Amelia Island)

SO FAR, SO GOOD: Slow Start To Hurricane Season 2022 But Peak Time Is September

Unusual lack of hurricanes this season through August. However, September is historically most active month in Atlantic — be prepared.

September & October — Prime Time To Be Prepared For Hurricanes

Watch NASSAU Emergency Management’s hurricane preparedness round table video. Even residents who have lived in Fernandina Beach, Yulee, and Callahan for years may learn something new.

Prime Conditions For “Extremely Active” Hurricane Season

The Atlantic basin update is one of the most active seasonal forecasts by NOAA in its 22-year history of hurricane outlooks.

Hurricane Dorian Prompts Mandatory Evacuation of Amelia Island

A mandatory evacuation of areas of Nassau County, Florida begins Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019 at 8 AM.

Amelia Island Beaches Red Flag Conditions, Hurricane Dorian’s Path Uncertain

Regardless of Hurricane Dorian’s exact path, northeast Florida is expecting red flag ocean conditions at the beaches, higher tides, periods of heavy rain, potential flooding, and wind.