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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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges grew up in Jupiter, Florida where he began his career in radio and TV broadcasting for over 12 years. He would make a career change to computer programming. Andy spent seven years working for tech companies in Atlanta before moving to Indian River County in 2002. He returned to the news sector in 2005 as a writer. Andy joined Sebastian Daily in 2016 as our editor in chief.