The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season begins today and runs through Nov. 30.
The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration upgraded Hurricane Michael to a category 5 storm announced in a report released today.
The tropical disturbance over the Bahamas is expected to cross Florida into the Gulf of Mexico next week.
Gas prices this holiday weekend are the highest for a Memorial Day weekend since 2014.
Although the recall began in April, refrigerated egg shelf life is three-to-five weeks, so some of these recalled eggs could still be around.
Travelers this holiday season are likely to see a slight temporary increase in gas prices.
The 15th named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has formed over the open Atlantic, but is not a threat to Florida.
The governor has suspended tolls, called up members of the Florida National Guard and is closing offices Friday.
Environmental conditions are pushing Irma more to the west before the storm makes a turn to the north, bringing it over Florida.
Hurricane Irma is expected to be at major hurricane strength next week, but it's too early to determine where it will go.