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  • Miami-Dade County Schools will operate as normal Wednesday, but all after-school events on Wednesday have been canceled. All Miami-Dade Schools will be closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Broward County Schools are open on Wednesday, but all Wednesday evening classes, after-school activities, clubs and events are canceled. All schools will closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Archdiocese of Miami Catholic schools in Miami-Dade and Broward counties will be closed on Thursday and Friday, including all after-school activities including after-care and CCD classes.
  • Palm Beach Day Academy open on Wednesday, but all athletic games, practices, enrichment classes and after care are canceled. School is closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Florida Atlantic University classes are canceled beginning Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 3 p.m. through Sunday, Oct. 9, effective on all campuses.
  • American Heritage School will be closed Thursday and Friday.
  • All Chesterbrook Academy Pre-school locations in Broward will close Thursday and Friday.
  • Pine Crest (Prep) School in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale has cancelled all after-school activities Wednesday. Schools will remain closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Gordon School of Beth David Congregation is closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Ransom Everglades School is closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Lynn University classes are canceled beginning Wednesday evening and will remain closed through Friday.
  • Barry University main campus in Miami Shores and all other campuses in Florida are closed effective at noon Wednesday.
  • Palm Beach State College will close at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and remain closed through Sunday, on all campuses.
  • All Nova Southeastern University Campuses throughout Florida and Puerto Rico closing at 5pm Wednesday and will reopen Monday, October 10.




  • Miami Beach will close access to all beaches beginning at sunset Wednesday night.
  • Biscayne National Park is closed as of 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, until further notice.
  • Miami Seaquarium is closed starting Wednesday, until further notice.
  • Zoo Miami will close on Thursday, with plans to re-open on Friday should weather permit.
  • Jungle Island will be closed Thursday and Friday




  • Broward Courts will be closing at noon Wednesday, reopens Monday
  • Miami-Dade Courts will all close at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
  • City of Fort Lauderdale residential trash collection, bulk trash collection and recycling services will be suspended for Thursday and Friday.
  • Coconut Creek garbage and recycling service will stop when winds reach a sustained 40 mph. If service is suspended, garbage and recycling will be collected on the next scheduled collection day.



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