Hurricane Watch Blog

Hurricane Watch Blog

Severe storm blog by Bradenton Herald reporters

Florida Gov. Rick Scott declares state of emergency for Tropical Storm Erika

August 28, 2015 09:02 AM

UPDATED August 29, 2015 05:18 AM

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    Clelia Turbeville, a babysitter who works from home, on Wednesday returned to her flooded Socastee house for the third time since the Hurricane Matthew flood to grab a few things for her mother. Turbeville doesn't have flood insurance, and she's not sure how she feels about the loss. "You know what, I really don’t even know," she said. "It really hasn’t hit me yet."

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