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Hurricanes and Tropical Storms

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  • Hurricane Arthur is expected to kick up rip currents along East Coast

    Hurricane Arthur is expected to kick up rip currents along East Coast
    Unlike violent, crashing waves, you probably won’t notice a rip current until you’re right in the middle of one. Fourth of July beachgoers on the East Coast will need to take extra precautions to avoid these strong, narrow currents, courtesy...
  • Hurricane Arthur makes landfall at Cape Lookout, N.C.

    Wielding 100-mph winds and punishing rain, Hurricane Arthur made landfall late Thursday at Cape Lookout, N.C., threatening severe flooding and wind damage as it disrupted the July 4 holiday for a quarter-million beachgoers. The first named storm of...
  • Utilice la tecnología para estar al día

    Redes sociales, aplicaciones móviles y el Internet sirvieron de salvavidas a millones de residentes en el noreste de Estados Unidos en 2012 cuando la supertormenta Sandy cortó el suministro de electricidad y la mayoría de las líneas de comunicación. En...
  • Hurricane Arthur heads north, out to sea after hitting North Carolina

    Hurricane Arthur heads north, out to sea after hitting North Carolina
    North Carolina's Outer Banks absorbed a direct hit from Hurricane Arthur on Friday but emerged with only minimal damage as the storm blew out to sea and threatened riptides and flooding from New Jersey to Massachusetts. "I think we dodged one," Mike...
  • Mostly sunny and hot today; beware of rip currents

    Mostly sunny and hot today; beware of rip currents
    Because of Hurricane Cristobal, beware of rip currents at the beaches. It otherwise should be a nice, albeit hot, day. South Florida's Wednesday forecast: Mostly sunny with highs in the low 90s, lows in the upper 70s and a 20 percent chance of showers...
  • Hurricane center monitors two disturbances in Atlantic

    Hurricane center monitors two disturbances in Atlantic
    Tropical disturances, 2 p.m. Tuesday OUTLOOK: The National Hurricane Center is monitoring two tropical disturbances in the Central Atlantic. The one farther to the west appears more likely to develop and, at least initially, is heading toward the...
  • Tropical disturbance given high chance of developing

    Tropical disturbance given high chance of developing
    Tropical disturbance:  2 a.m. Thursday OUTLOOK: Now there is only one disturbance on the National Hurricane Center's radar, and it's being given a high chance of developing over the next five days. While it's too early to say where it might go, the...
  • NOAA predicts an even tamer Atlantic hurricane season

    It's been a tepid hurricane season so far, and odds are getting better it'll stay that way. As the Atlantic hurricane season approaches its peak, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration adjusted its 2014 forecast and now says the chances...
  • Weekend forecast: Mostly sunny and hot

    Weekend forecast: Mostly sunny and hot
    It should be a fairly nice weekend for playing outdoors with plenty of sun and a low chance of rain. Then again, it should be baking hot. South Florida's Friday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the low 90s, lows in the upper 70s and a...
  • The legacy of Florida's year of 4 hurricanes

    The legacy of Florida's year of 4 hurricanes
    For six weeks, Florida reeled under the assault of four hurricanes. First Charley struck Port Charlotte Aug. 13, 2004, with 150-mph winds. It blasted its way into Central Florida five hours later with winds clocked at 105 mph at Orlando International...
  • 10 years after Charley, Central Florida's tree canopy springs back

    10 years after Charley, Central Florida's tree canopy springs back
    Driving down from Virginia in July 2004 to start their new lives in Poinciana, Josh Folb and his wife had this conversation: "Hey, wait a minute. There are hurricanes in Florida," Josh said. "They don't happen that often," replied Belinda Folb. "You'...