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Hurricane Ian swamps Southwest Florida

SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY: PART MUST CREDIT PATRICIA MURPHY/PART MUST CREDIT KENEDI TAYLOR/PART MUST CREDIT WFSU; NO RESALE, REUSE OR ARCHIVE; NO ACCESS TALLAHASSEE; NO USE BY US BROADCAST NETWORKS; PART MUST CREDIT CITY OF SANIBELVALIDATED UGC - MUST CREDIT PATRICIA MURPHY++USER GENERATED CONTENT: This video has been authenticated by AP based on the following validation checks:++Video and audio content checked by regional experts against known locations and events++Video is consistent with independent AP reporting++Video cleared for use by all AP clients by content creator Patricia MurphyCape Coral, Florida -- 28 September 20221. Cell phone video showing strong windsANNOTATION: Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the U.S., swamped southwest Florida on Wednesday.VALIDATED UGC - MUST CREDIT KENEDI TAYLOR++USER GENERATED CONTENT: This video has been authenticated by AP based on the following validation checks:++Video and audio content checked against known locations and events by regional experts++Video is consistent with independent AP reporting++Video cleared for use by all AP clients by Kenedi Taylor++Mandatory on-screen credit to Kenedi TaylorFort Myers, Florida – 28 September 2022++VERTICAL VIDEO++2. Various shots flooding in downtown Fort MyersANNOTATION: The hurricane flooded streets and buildings, knocked out power to 1.8 million people and threatened catastrophic damage further inland. WFSU - NO RE-SALE, RE-USE OR ARCHIVE; MUST CREDIT WFSU; NO ACCESS TALLAHASSEE; NO USE BY U.S. BROADCAST NETWORKSTallahassee, Florida - 28 September 20223. SOUNDBITE (English) Gov. Ron Desantis, (R) Florida: ++PARTIALLY COVERED++"We know that there are folks who are in the really high risk zone A evacuation zones who did not evacuate. Some have called in. And those people are being logged and there will be a response. But it's likely going to take a little time for this storm to move forward so that it's safe for the first responders to be able to do."CITY OF SANIBEL - MUST CREDIT CITY OF SANIBELSanibel, Florida - 28 September 2022++MUTE++4. Street flooding caused by Hurricane Ian's heavy storm surgeANNOTATION: A coastal sheriff's office reported that it was already getting a significant number of calls from people trapped in flooded homes. The hurricane made landfall Wednesday afternoon near Cayo Costa, a protected barrier island just west of heavily populated Fort Myers. WFSU - NO RE-SALE, RE-USE OR ARCHIVE; MUST CREDIT WFSU; NO ACCESS TALLAHASSEE; NO USE BY U.S. BROADCAST NETWORKSTallahassee, Florida - 28 September 20225 . SOUNDBITE (English) Gov. Ron Desantis, (R) Florida:"In some areas, we think it's (storm surge) hit 12 feet. Now it is our meteorologists view that the storm surge has likely peaked and will likely be less in the coming hours than it has been up to this point. But we know that this has been a big storm and it's done a lot of damage."ASSOCIATED PRESSPembroke Pines, Florida -- 28 September 20226. Various STILLS of airplanes overturned at North Perry AirportANNOTATION: Though expected to weaken to a tropical storm as it marches inland, Ian's hurricane force winds are likely to be felt well into central Florida. STORYLINE:Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the U.S., swamped southwest Florida, flooding streets and buildings, knocking out power to 1.8 million people and threatening catastrophic damage further inland.A coastal sheriff's office reported that it was already getting a significant number of calls from people trapped in flooded homes.Some video showed debris-covered water sloshing toward the eaves of homes.The hurricane made landfall Wednesday afernoon near Cayo Costa, a protected barrier island just west of heavily populated Fort Myers. Though expected to weaken to a tropical storm as it marches inland, Ian's hurricane force winds are likely to be felt well into central Florida. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory.
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