A life guard station displayed warning flags Aug. 27 in South Beach. Forecasters weren’t sure if Tropical Storm Erika would make it to South Florida at that point; it never did.
A life guard station displayed warning flags Aug. 27 in South Beach. Forecasters weren’t sure if Tropical Storm Erika would make it to South Florida at that point; it never did. Alan Diaz AP
A life guard station displayed warning flags Aug. 27 in South Beach. Forecasters weren’t sure if Tropical Storm Erika would make it to South Florida at that point; it never did. Alan Diaz AP

A local dud, Tropical Storm Erika still put damper on tourism

September 23, 2015 5:58 PM