Following a briefing on Hurricane Matthew, Florida Governor Rick Scott will be hold a 9 AM news conference. You can watch it HERE LIVE.
Here is the tentative schedule for Governor Scott the rest of the day: Subject to change
12:30pm BRIEFING ON HURRICANE MATTHEW AND MEDIA AVAILABILITY Location: St Lucie County Emergency Operations Center
3:00pm BRIEFING ON HURRICANE MATTHEW AND MEDIA AVAILABILITY Location: Brevard County Emergency Operations Center
5:15pm WEATHER BRIEFING ON HURRICANE MATTHEW WITH DEM DIRECTOR BRYAN KOON AND NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER (VIA PHONE)
5:40pm BRIEFING ON HURRICANE MATTHEW AND MEDIA AVAILABILITY Location: Duval County Emergency Operations Center
Monitor what’s Open/Closed; Helpful information and what to do if you have damage from the storm:
You can find a lot of useful Hurricane prep information on the county Emergency Management websites. Most of these websites also maintain a link where you can report storm damage. Many have apps you can download to your phone, take pictures and then send to receive emergency assistance:
Counties throughout south Florida are using 3-1-1 to help answer and/all questions about the Hurricane. You can also dial 2-1-1 for additional help. DO NOT CALL THE EMERGENCY NUMBERS UNLESS YOU HAVE A TRUE EMERGENCY.
Planning a trip, or expecting someone. It’s best to contact the airline directly, but you can also check out these airport sites for delays and cancelations. You can also check road conditions on the sites below:
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Palm Beach International Airport