With Hurricane Ian making landfall in Florida as a Category 4 hurricane, ICBA offers updates on its Hurricane Preparedness resource center.

Latest: As of Wednesday afternoon:

  • Hurricane Ian was moving through Southwest Florida at 9 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of roughly 150 miles per hour.

  • Governor Ron DeSantis has requested a major disaster declaration from President Joe Biden for the state’s 67 counties and Federal Emergency Management Agency funding to support counties directly affected by the storm.

  • The state has issued mandatory evacuation orders for coastal communities, mobile homes, and low-lying areas in certain counties.

ICBA Resources: ICBA’s Hurricane Preparedness resource center offers updates on Hurricane Ian as well as state and national resources, critical infrastructure tools, and more to help community bankers weather the storm and support recovery.