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Hurricane Andrew was, at the time of its occurrence in August 1992, the most destructive .... About 25 minutes after its first Florida landfall, Andrew hit just northeast of .... On the west coast of Florida, sustained winds did not exceed 39 mph (63 ...


Aug 24, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew, which made landfall in Miami-Dade 20 yea. ... through it will forget it, but how much does everyone else remember? ... For the state of Florida, Andrew was the strongest hurricane to hit the state in 30 years.


Aug 24, 2014 ... Hurricane Andrew, the most fearsome storm to hit South Florida in ... you'll find it causes considerably more damage than it did here, " he said.


The Atlantic ocean basin experienced a lull in tropical activity between 1991 and 1994. The 1992 season was no exception. In mid-August the first named storm ...


Aug 24, 2015 ... Hurricane Andrew struck South Miami-Dade 24 years ago, Aug. ... Andrew's eye hit shore near Florida City, 25 miles south of downtown Miami, ...


Andrew was the most powerful hurricane to hit South Florida in almost 30 years, and it ended up being the most costliest disaster in United States History.


Aug 24, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew was not the deadliest tropical cyclone to strike the U.S. ... Initially, forecasters did not expect the lingering depression would ...


Dec 10, 1993 ... Satellite pictures and upper-air data indicate that Hurricane Andrew .... observations prior to receiving direct hits from the hurricane. .... Pointe Coupee, and Avoyelles parishes of Louisiana reportedly did not result in casualties.


Hurricane Andrew hit South Florida on Aug. 24, 1992 as a Category 5 hurricane with 165 mph winds. It was at that point the most destructive hurricane ever ...


Aug 23, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew was small, but it made landfall as one of the most powerful ever to hit the United States. ... Twenty years ago, one of the strongest hurricanes ever to hit the ... "It looked like a bomb had gone off, it really did.".