• Hurricane Season 2011

    Posted on October 25th, 2011

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    What’s in a Name?

    Just a few weeks ago, we had the worst storm of the year in South Florida. It is ironic and I suppose a commentary on human nature that there was no worry, no panic, no mad rush to Home Depot or Publix and no one was calling out sick. No nada nothing (as we say here in Miami). I didn’t even write a blog leading up to it. Why? The only reason I can think of it that we didn’t give it a name. If we had called it Tropical Storm Oprah, there would have been wall to wall news coverage with all of the above.

  • Hurricane Season 2011

    Posted on August 23rd, 2011

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    Hurricane Irene Update 2 Plus

    The situation for us here in Miami and the Keys, and all of South Florida, has continued to improve. We now expect Hurricane Irene to brush by us off-shore with the most likely effects being similar to the typical strong thunderstorms we normally experience this time of year.