| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Looks like you'll probably need that umbrella for the next few days, particularly on Friday when - would you believe - a cold front is expected to move across the region.
Not that it will be cold around these parts, but it will lower temperatures a...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Thanks to a cold front, there's a high chance of rain today through Sunday. It also should be a degree or two cooler than normal - but still borderline hot.
South Florida's Friday forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies with highs in the mid 80s, lows in...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:47 AM
Edouard became the first Category 2 hurricane of the 2014 Atlantic season Monday although it posed no threat to land, the National Hurricane Center said. The fourth hurricane and fifth named storm of the season had top sustained winds of 105 miles per...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 8:51 AM
A tropical cyclone named Edouardo on Sunday strengthened into the fourth hurricane of the 2014 season, but it's not forecast to strike North America.
The storm reached Category 2 strength early Monday morning, with maximum sustained winds of 105 mph...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Hurricane Edouard, 5 p.m. Tuesday
OUTLOOK: After becoming the season's first major hurricane at 11 a.m. today, Hurricane Edouard already is weakening. It now has top winds of 105 mph, or Category 2 status - down from Category 3 strength earlier....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:01 PM
NORFOLK — With hurricane season underway, the Fleet Weather Center at Naval Station Norfolk is busy monitoring the skies and seas from the Midwest to Europe, making sure the country's fleet steers clear of storms.
Meanwhile, Navy and Marine...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:49 AM
That milky haze filling South Florida's skies, courtesy of Saharan dust that drifted all the way from Africa, should linger through Thursday.
That's a good — and not-so good — thing.
While it poses no serious health threat, it has hurt air...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:22 AM
When a tropical system appears on the horizon, some of us rush to the computer, call up the models and try to figure out where it might go, how strong it might get.
No matter that those models frequently resemble spaghetti, going in different...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:23 AM
If you want tropical information straight from the source, visit the National Hurricane Center's web site, nhc.noaa.gov. While it's fairly easy to navigate, here are some pointers.
Start by checking the main blue map, which provides an overview of all...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:04 AM
When a storm appears on the horizon, people try to get as much information as possible.
Here are websites and apps to help you track storms and learn more about preparations.
National Hurricane Center, nhc.noaa.gov – This is your first...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:36 AM
Thanks in part to social media, many people these days take words like "failure" or "invitation" and cut them down to size for phrases like "epic fail" or "where's my invite?"
Well, Twitter fans and texters, the National Hurricane Center was all over...