| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Interactive mapping that went live for the public Thursday shows eye-opening risk for storm surges caused by hurricanes.
For example, Central Florida communities along the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay would be heavily washed over by a...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:50 AM
If another tropical storm forms in the Atlantic basin this season, it will be named Isaias.
The proper pronunciation: ees-ah-EE-ahs. Trying saying that five times fast.
I can see television weather forecasters stumbling all over this one. I'm having a...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Expect a nice day with lots of sun and pleasant temperatures.
South Florida's Tuesday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Central Florida's forecast: Partly sunny with highs in the low 80s, lows...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:29 AM
New tropical wave: 11 p.m. Monday
OUTLOOK: A new tropical wave, a patch of clouds and thunderstorms, formed Monday east of the Caribbean Sea and is forecast to move northwest over the next few days. WHAT FLORIDA CAN EXPECT: Too soon to tell....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:08 AM
Tropical weather outlook, 2 a.m. Tuesday
OUTLOOK: The National Hurricane Center is monitoring a tropical wave that's interacting with an upper-level trough stretching for a few hundred miles from the Lesser Antilles eastward over the Atlantic Ocean. ...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The vehicle in front of me flaunted a bumper sticker: "Global Warming is a Hoax." How, I scoffed, can someone in this day and time — and in a state as vulnerable as Florida — think weather scientists are perpetrating a hoax?
Then came Tuesday...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:05 AM
Expect more clouds and some scattered showers today, courtesy of tropical moisture streaming up from the Caribbean. It also should be breezy.
The weekend should be much nicer with plenty of sun and mild to warm temperatures.
South Florida's Friday...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:05 AM
The National Hurricane Center implores us not to look beyond its official forecast - as in, don't speculate about what a tropical system might do in the future.
Remind me to do that more often.
On Wednesday, one of the most reliable models, the GFS,...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:46 PM
With tendrils of moisture reaching more than 1,000 miles from its core, the disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico swamped portions of South Florida on Tuesday — and more of the same can be expected into the weekend.
The worst-hit areas: north and...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Tropical depression, 11 p.m. Tuesday
Tropical Depression No. 9 is expected to approach the Mexican state of Campeche late Wednesday. Tropical storm warnings have been issued. In South Florida, more rain is expected over the next few days....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:40 AM
Although today should be mostly sunny, expect to see showers and storms during the rest of the workweek, particularly on Thursday and Friday, the result of a low-pressure area in the southern Gulf of Mexico.
Potentially, that disturbance could spin up...