For those with travel plans to Sanibel, the island is in the cone of Tropical Storm Ernesto. Please follow www.mysanibel.com for updates on any inforation regarding safety precautions. Also, contact your accommodations, owners, resort/hote/morel, or agency to see if any additional steps will be taken by them for insurance reasons.
Ernest has been down graded from a minimal hurricane to a tropical storm. For those interested you can follow the weather reports on www.NHC.NOAA.GOV for all official reports.