Storm Shutters in Sebastian and Excessive Heat Forecast

Hurricane Shutters in Sebastian, Florida.
Hurricane Shutters in Sebastian, Florida.

Storm shutters can be unsafe and even deadly if left in place after a storm.

The Indian River County Emergency Services Department is recommending that everyone remove their storm shutters.

“Please make the removal of your storm shutters your first priority,” the agency said in a statement.

High temperatures this afternoon are expected to range from the low to mid-90s. Heat Index values will peak today around 105-107.

Persons working outdoors will want to stay hydrated and take frequent rest breaks.

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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland, and raised in Jupiter, Florida. He has been a radio and TV personality since the mid-1980s. In broadcasting, he has worked for WFLX-TV, WIRK, WLIZ, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and others. Andy has also worked as a computer engineer and a senior systems analyst for a variety of top companies. He has lived in Sebastian since 2002, and joined Sebastian Daily as our editor in chief in 2016. Andy’s family has lived in Sebastian for over 45 years.