| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:35 AM
It was a most turbulent era.
Not only did it cover the Great Depression and the early years of World War II – the 13-year-stretch from 1931 to 1943 experienced some of the most catastrophic hurricane seasons on record.
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Is the era of hurricane intensity drawing to a close?
Such eras generally last between one and three decades, and we're in year 19. They tend to produce an abnormal number of hurricanes and major hurricanes each season, increasing the odds of a U.S....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:45 AM
October is usually a pleasant month in South Florida with lots of sun and comfortable temperatures.
But this one might get off on the wrong foot - when it arrives on Wednesday - as there's a good chance of showers and storms most afternoons this week....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:15 PM
As a tropical cyclone churned the Atlantic Ocean this month, a drone watched from above, dropping a paper-towel-roll-sized set of sensors attached to a parachute through the clouds on a 20-minute, 10-mile journey.
The instruments revealed dry air low in...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Are you satisfied with National Weather Service forecasts and warnings? Now's your chance to weigh in.
The weather service has posted a link to a customer satisfaction survey – atop the National Hurricane Center's website, nhc.noaa.gov – and...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
A tropical disturbance over the Bahamas should bring an increase in showers and storms – and possibly nasty weather – to South Florida on Thursday and into the weekend.
For now, the National Hurricane Center is giving the low-pressure area a...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Tropical Storm Edouard, 11 p.m. Thursday advisory
OUTLOOK: After emerging in the eastern Atlantic this morning, Tropical Depression Six has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Edouard, the fifth tropical storm of this year's Atlantic hurricane season....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:01 AM
With a tropical disturbance approaching from the Bahamas, we should see scattered showers and storms today.
For now, widespread severe weather is unlikely, as the system is not expected to develop into a tropical depression or storm before it reaches...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Tropical Storm Edouard, 5 p.m. Friday advisory
OUTLOOK: After emerging in the eastern Atlantic on Thursday night, Edouard is projected to aim north out to sea without threatening land. It's also forecast to intensify into a hurricane within the next...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:15 PM
So, what are you doing about five days from now?
If forecasters at the National Hurricane Center are accurate in their forecast — and if weather patterns continue as expected — you and other Floridians might want to watch for possible...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:58 PM
Hurricane Norbert intensified Wednesday off Baja California with sustained winds of about 75 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center.
A tropical storm warning is in effect for southern parts of the Baja Peninsula, and Norbert's center is...