TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Hurricane Idalia brought life-threatening storm surge and dangerous winds to the Tampa Bay area on Tuesday and Wednesday.

WFLA had live reporters stationed throughout the Tampa Bay area to safely monitor conditions. Our Max Defender 8 meteorologists were hard at work bringing you the latest updates to keep you safe.

Our continuous coverage ended Wednesday. For the latest information on Idalia’s impacts, download the News Channel 8 app.

Be prepared with the WFLA Hurricane-Ready Guide 2023 and stay ahead of tropical development with the Tracking the Tropics newsletter.