Category Archives: Weather

Another Day in Paradise

 I feel sorry for those in the northeast affected by the storm, but here on Sanibel all is quiet.  We had a “cold” snap last night and the temps dropped down to mid 60’s, but today it is gorgeous and warm…a perfect beach day.  Come on down! Read More »


The storm stayed at tropical wind speeds while off our coast so we had no major problems with the storm.  Most Sanibel businesses were closed on Monday, but reopened on Tuesday.  This storm really covered a huge area; we were still getting gusty winds and rain last night, but the sun is shining today and things are back to normal. ... Read More »

Hurricane Watch

It has been a slow hurricane season for us so far this year, but that appears to be changing.  We are keeping an eye on Isaac who is still a Tropical Storm south of Haiti, but is forecast to intensify after it passes over Cuba.  We are in the 5 day “cone of probability”, the new phrase weather forecasters now use when... Read More »