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Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Florida

Hurricane Ian was supposed to hit Tampa Bay head-on. what happened?

On Monday, forecasters across the country predicted that Tampa Bay’s 100-year streak of hurricane luck was coming to an end. One forecaster called the storm a “potential historic catastrophe.” A 10 foot storm surge was seen in the area. Billions of property damage. Unfathomable destruction, unmitigated catastrophe. Two days later, disaster struck — Tampa Bay neighbors about 75 miles away…