Hurricane Ian live updates: Broward hit by tornadoes, planes flipped over at North Perry airport
Hurricane Ian is set to make landfall this week along the state’s Gulf Coast, but will bring heavy rains and the threat of severe weather to southern Florida.
Here are the latest updates:
1:30 a.m. Tornado warning issued for areas near Broward County
1:10 a.m. Miami-Dade County has suspended transit services across the county – including Metrobus, Metrorail, Metromover and Special Transportation Services (STS) – starting Wednesday, September 28 at 1:00 a.m. The service will be suspended until further notice.
00:52 Storm surge warning from 09/28/2022 until further notice for Monroe County.
Tuesday, September 27
11:00 pm CBS4’s Gabby Arzola gives us the latest details from Key West.
10:34 p.m. Oakland City Park Facilities will be closed to the public on Wednesday, September 28. All park programming is suspended until further notice.
10:00 p.m. On Wednesday, Sept. 28, Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava and the Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners will hold a press conference to share updates on Hurricane Ian as the county experiences heavy rains, winds and flooding.
9:25 p.m. Brightline suspended all construction activities in central and south Florida in Orange, Brevard, Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin, Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. All upcoming work, including crossing closures, will be postponed until the storm has passed and work can resume safely.
9:00 p.m. Damage to North Perry Airport from Hurricane Ian CBS4’s Jacqueline Quynh gives us the latest details from Broward County.
8:30 p.m. New tornado warning issued for the remote section of Broward County. A second tornado warning has been issued for Broward County along Commercial Boulevard near the Tamarac area. In effect until 9 p.m.
8:25 p.m. Broken tree branches and other minor damage were reported in parts of South Florida.
8:21 p.m. Flash flood warning issued for Miami-Dade and Broward County until 10:15 p.m.
8:15 p.m. Tornado warning for Miami-Dade and Broward counties allowed to expire, but cells moving through the area could trigger new tornadoes. Tornado monitoring continues across much of South Florida.
8:07 p.m.: Flash flood warning issued for Miami-Dade County until 10 p.m.
7:50 p.m. CBS 4 chief meteorologist says radar indicating a tornado in Miami-Dade and the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for northern Miami-Dade and southern Broward Counties. The warning goes until 8:15 p.m. There has been no confirmation of damage.
7:32 p.m.: The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touchdown at Davis. It was unclear if any damage was caused by the storm. Residents must take shelter.
7:20 p.m. A tornado warning has been issued for Broward County and continues until 7:45 p.m. CBS4 chief meteorologist Ivan Cabrera said it appeared on radar that there was a possible rotation on the ground. He said the area most likely to see him is at 27th Avenue and Pines Boulevard. Residents of the area have been urged to take shelter.
7:09 p.m.: Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County will be closed on Wednesday September 28 and on Thursday,
6:46 p.m.: Flood advisory issued for Miami-Dade, Broward until 8:45 p.m.
6:41 p.m.: The House of Representativesit isscheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to Hurricane Ian.
6:10 p.m.: Broward and Miami-Dade County under a tornado warning that extends until 6:45 p.m.
6 p.m. Governor DeSantis speaks at the evening press conference, saying Ian should hit the Charlotte County/Sarasota border and should bring a lot of potential flooding.
5:57 p.m. Tropical storm conditions waited in the Lower Keys until 2 a.m.
5:51 p.m. All Florida Atlantic University campuses will suspend operations and all classes, including online classes for Wednesday, September 28.
5:15 p.m. Broward County Libraries closed until further notice
5:00 p.m. Tropical storm warning issued for Broward and Miami-Dade until further notice.
4:43 p.m. Tornado warning 4:43 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. EDT for Monroe County.
4:30 p.m. Closings of Keizer college campuses in Miami-Dade and Broward counties: Normal class hours and construction operations are expected to resume on September 29.
4:28 p.m.. Broward College cancels classes: Classes and business activities at Broward College will be suspended Tuesday, September 27 from 5 p.m. and Thursday, September 29.
4:15 p.m. Key West International Airport: Following the cancellation of all inbound and outbound flights on Tuesday 27 September, limited service is scheduled to resume on Wednesday 28 September.
4:07 p.m. Tornado warning for Miami-Dade. The warning expires at 4.15pm. The warning means people should take shelter immediately.
3:52 p.m. Walt Disney World informed employees that their theme parks and water parks will be closed Wednesday and Thursday due to Hurricane Ian. Disney Springs in Lake Buena Vista will also be closed on Wednesday.
3:45 p.m. Universal Orlando Resort to close their theme parks and CityWalk on Wednesday and Thursday due to Hurricane Ian.
3:22 p.m.. All Barry University Locations across the state of Florida will suspend operations and cancel classes beginning at 4 p.m. today through Wednesday, September 28. Miami Shores campus public safety and food services will still be available to students in residence.
3:19 p.m. Miami Beach declares a state of emergency. The City of Miami Beach has declared a state of emergency as Hurricane Ian is expected to hit the city with tropical storm conditions, including flooding in low-lying areas and strong gusty winds. “Although Miami Beach is not expected to experience any direct impacts from Hurricane Ian, I am declaring a state of emergency out of an abundance of caution,” Miami Beach City Manager Alina Hudak said. . “Our teams are fully operational and proactive in preparing our city, and we have additional support on standby should we need to deploy quickly.”
2:46 p.m. Reporter Gabby Arzola shared this video of Key West kids enjoying Ian.
2:30 p.m. Florida Gators announce game change for this weekend: “Due to Hurricane Ian, our game against Eastern Washington has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 2 at noon. All tickets issued for Saturday will be honored on Sunday.”
2 p.m.: FP&L officials spoke live about their storm preparations. Officials encouraged their customers to prepare for the wind and rain from the storm and to “batten down the hatches”.
1:30 p.m. Tornado warning issued for North Miami-Dade, South Broward until 2 p.m.
1:30 p.m. Doral announced that there will be no Doral Trolley Service or Doral Freebee Service on Wednesday and Thursday. The Doral Government Center will also be closed on these days. All Doral parks will close at 6 p.m. on Tuesday and will remain closed through Wednesday and Thursday.
1:14 p.m. Florida International University the campuses will close from 5 p.m. on Tuesday and will be closed on Wednesday, September 28. All classes are cancelled, including online classes.
12:48 University of Miami will hold online classes from Tuesday at 2 p.m. to Wednesday.
12:37 American Heritage Schools – The Broward and Palm Beach campuses will be closed on Wednesday, September 28
12:36 p.m. Miami-Dade Courts and Judicial Facilities will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday September 28 and 29. Remote hearings scheduled for these dates may still take place in certain limited circumstances. Please check with the presiding judge. First appearance hearings will take place on a weekend/holiday schedule.
12:11 p.m. Broward Public Schools close on Wednesday and Thursday. The neighborhoodthat he would announce later if classes would be canceled for both days.
12:08 p.m.: Ivan Cabrera, CBS Miami chief meteorologist: All of South Florida remains under FLOOD WATCH. The outer rain bands associated with Ian will continue to affect South Florida for the rest of the day. Periods of heavy rain will bring the potential for significant flooding to areas that receive multiple rounds of very heavy downpours. Flash flood warnings will become more likely. All of South Florida remains under TORNADO WATCH for the potential for a few short-lived tornadoes associated with the strongest thunderstorms embedded in the rain bands.
11:45 a.m. Governor Ron DeSantis speaks live from Sarasota about Hurricane Ian.
11:05 am: All Dade, Broward and Upper Keys are under tropical storm watch, including metropolitan areas
11:05 a.m. Schools of the Catholic Archdiocese of Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe will close on Wednesday.
10:47 a.m. Miami-Dade Schools close Wednesday and Thursday due to the effects of Hurricane Ian.
10:44 a.m. Broward School District officials said classes will be closed on Wednesday along with extracurricular activities.
10:35 a.m. Dave Warren, CBS Miami meteorologist said rain picks up to the north and the outer bands bringing heavy rains to southern Florida.
10:25 a.m.: Daniella, Mayor of Miami-Dade County Levine Cava speaking live. Click here to watch. She said non-essential services in the county will be closed Wednesday and Thursday as the city grapples with the possibility of 3 to 8 inches of rain.
10:11 a.m.: Monroe County. The City is urging residents to be in a safe structure by 2 p.m. Tuesday. Residents and visitors should be in their secure structure by 2 p.m. today and stay off the roads. A general population shelter will open at noon today at Key West High School for anyone who needs a safe place to weather the storm.
9:53 am: City of Miami Beach opens garages to residents. The parking lots will be open to residents today at 5 p.m.
9:51 a.m.: Hialeah City Gardens distribution of sandbags. In response to the torrential rains created by Hurricane Ian, the City of Hialeah Gardens will distribute sandbags to its residents. Sandbags will be distributed in the Hialeah Gardens Water and Sewer Department yard located at 13601 NW 107 Avenue, Hialeah Gardens, Florida. The bags will be distributed on Tuesday, September 27, Wednesday, September 28 and Thursday, September 29, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. There will be a maximum number of 5 bags per resident.