receded waters of tampa bay before hurricane ian hit land 2022

As Hurricane Ian approached Florida on September 28th, 2022 the waters of Tampa Bay went almost completely dry as shown in this video.

Tampa Bay Completely Receded As Hurricane Ian Approaches from interestingasfuck

Water receding is typical of strong hurricanes, tsunamis, and typhoons and residents in communities near areas prone to these natural events are trained to evacuate if the sea recedes dramatically like this.

Who stayed behind to take this video? Not really sure, but we hope they are safe.

For comparison here is a photo showing Tampa Bay at normal tide versus the recedeing water leading up to Ian’s landfall.

tampa bay normal vs hurrican ian

Featured image a screenshot of the video embedded above


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