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Latest beach news

Hurricane Michael now a Category 3 storm

Florida's Panhandle braces for a ‘monstrous’ hit sometime on Wednesday. Gulf Coast communities are already feeling the effects.
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Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office warns Weather Channel's Jim Cantore to stay away

The authorities post a fake 'trespass warning' to the meteorologist ahead of Hurricane Michael.
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Hurricane Michael could end — or strengthen — Florida's Red Tide

The strong storm could dissipate the toxic algae in the Gulf of Mexico, or heavy rain could cause runoff that would feed the bloom with more pollutants.
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Hurricane Michael threatens the Panhandle, Gulf Coast

The storm is projected to push north through the Caribbean to make landfall in Florida mid-week.
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Red Tide spreading across Atlantic coast

Miami-Dade, Martin and St. Lucie counties join Palm Beach with the toxic algae; Broward water samples are still being tested.
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Latest travel guides

Grayton Beach State Park Travel Guide

An award-winning natural beach amid a line of private oceanfront in South Walton County.
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Neptune Beach Travel Guide

A tiny strip of sand that strikes a literal and figurative balance between sleepy Atlantic Beach and bustling Jacksonville Beach.
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Deerfield Beach Travel Guide

A quality Gold Coast locals' beach, known for its fishing pier and walking path.
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Anclote Key Preserve Travel Guide

Miles of white-sand beaches accessible only by boat make this the proverbial hidden gem.
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Mexico Beach Travel Guide

A secluded Panhandle beach with a small-town vibe, perfect for getaways during any season.
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Atlantic Beach Travel Guide

A quiet oceanfront town for the people who want a laid-back alternative to Jax Beach.
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