| May 30, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Mary Emerson will never forget Charley.
The Category 4 hurricane blew the roof off her house.
"I had moved from Boston to get away from bad weather," said Emerson, who relocated from Beantown in 1985 and had little reason to regret the decision...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Social media, mobile applications and the Internet served as lifelines to millions of residents in the U.S. Northeast in 2012 when superstorm Sandy knocked out power and most other lines of communication.
As hurricane season 2013 approaches, here is a...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Hurricane season, which starts June 1, will be a major topic this weekend on local public-affairs programs. The lineup:
WKMG-Channel 6 chief meteorologist Tom Sorrells hosts that station's "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday. His guests will be Max Mayfield...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:00 PM
A developing El Nino is forecast to suppress tropical storms and hurricanes this summer and fall, contributing to a below-normal storm season, U.S. forecasters said Thursday.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts eight to 13...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:38 AM
It should be a great holiday weekend for a backyard barbecue or hitting the pool - if you don't mind the heat. Temperatures are predicted to reach 90 degrees or higher today, Saturday and Sunday.
Monday, Memorial Day, is expected to be a few degrees...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season should be considerably slower than normal with nine named storms, including three hurricanes, Phil Klotzbach and William Gray said Thursday.
The two Colorado State University climatologists say they expect El Niño, the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 1:39 AM
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...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:13 AM
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...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 1:20 AM
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...
| Aug 20, 2014
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...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:28 AM
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...