Because of the potential risk of storm surge and flooding, Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the mandatory evacuation of seven cities surrounding the lake. This is a photo from 2000.
Because of the potential risk of storm surge and flooding, Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the mandatory evacuation of seven cities surrounding the lake. This is a photo from 2000. Greg Lovett, AP
Because of the potential risk of storm surge and flooding, Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the mandatory evacuation of seven cities surrounding the lake. This is a photo from 2000. Greg Lovett, AP

Evacuations ordered around Lake Okeechobee

September 07, 2017 11:26 PM