The Storm of the Century as it hit Hernando Beach Florida the morning of March 13, 1993. Excerpts from an old VHS tape of the storm and its aftermath taken by a resident of Hernando Beach Florida.
With more than a 5 foot surge, many homes in Hernando Beach suffered damage.
The fire of April 8, 2017 destroyed more than 1100 acres
Hernando County is vulnerable to large scale hazards and the Local Mitigation Strategy is based in the need to lessen the human, economic, and environmental costs of disasters resulting from these hazards.