Stay wary, Florida: This is prime hurricane country — despite the unnatural calm of the past two decades — and the most dangerous portion of the season is upon us now.

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[…] A Herald analysis of storm histories and population records indicates that 94 percent of today’s population in Florida’s central counties have never experienced the direct fury of a major hurricane.

And someday those big storms will come back.

Source: Stephen K. Doig, The Miami Herald