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One week away from hurricane season, prepare for flooding from Subtropical Storm Alberto this weekend

May 25, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (PRESS RELEASE) – With the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season one week away and Subtropical Storm Alberto developing and strengthening in the Gulf of Mexico, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis reminds Floridians to prepare for severe flooding.

“Floridians can’t take this lightly and should protect themselves and their property from damage,” said CFO Jimmy Patronis. “Hurricane Irma last year resulted in 1,778 private flood insurance claims and according to the National Flood Insurance Program, floods in Florida have cost more than $5.1 billion since 1978. Taking steps now can help prevent major losses.”

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