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WATCH | Storm Watch 2019 Special Report

Posted at 1:42 PM, May 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-31 11:45:13-04

ABC Action News is Taking Action for You to help keep your family safe this hurricane season.

Last year, Hurricane Michael made its mark in the Florida panhandle as the first Category 5 Hurricane to hit the United States since 1992.

Many people are still struggling to get their lives back to normal.

Our team of meteorologists are here to help you get better prepared and more informed this hurricane season.

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Tropical Storm WATCH: An announcement that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are possible within the specified coastal area within 48 hours.

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