20-mile wide tornado: Norcross recalls the destruction caused by Hurricane Andrew
Norcross provided storm coverage for South Florida residents for 23 hours in 1992 because no other station could get a signal
"We had done a lot of work to prepare the television station, not just to stay on the air, but also to be connected to a radio station," he said.
In the documentary, Norcross claimed that Biscayne Bay's storm surge was 17 feet high.
and entirely damaged a 1900s-era wooden house.
However, an adjacent stone building made it through the unusual inundation.
Many Floridians credit Norcross with saving their lives by encouraging them to seek higher ground or cover.