Hurricane Irma Evacuation

As the forecast cone for Irma shifts east, west, east, west, more and more people are evacuating.

Please see the map below for up-to-the-minute traffic data. 

The map shows the entire peninsula of Florida, but can be zoomed into your particular area.

Note: Refresh this page everytime you access it.


Update 1, 8:23 AM, 9/8/17: Consider US Highways 19, 41, 301, 27, and 441 in lieu of the interstates.  Interstate 75 is especially slow northbound from the Hernando-Sumter County line to the beyond the Florida-Georgia border.

Update 2, 9:33 AM, 9/8/17: For county-by-county alerts, please go to Florida 511.

Update 3: 7:36 AM, 9/9/17: Download the Gas Buddy App on Android or iPhone, or go to their website, where users report prices and availability of gas.

Stuckey’s — A Store, Restaurant, Gas Station, and Gift Shop. Then & Now

I remember those Stuckey’s billboards headed up Interstate 75 to grandma and grandpa’s house.

The signs with red letters called out to travelers.  They were mostly near Interstate highways, at least that’s what I remember.

Stuckey’s billboard. Photo by marada via Flickr under the license CC BY-ND 2.0

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