| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:56 AM
A hurricane warning has been issued for large swaths of North Carolina as federal officials expect Tropical Storm Arthur to become a hurricane later Wednesday or Thursday.
Local officials issued a a mandatory evacuation order Wednesday for residents and...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Tropical disturbance, 8 a.m. Friday outlook
OUTLOOK: The National Hurricane Center is monitoring a tropical disturbance in the Atlantic off the Florida coast.
WHAT FLORIDA CAN EXPECT: It poses little threat to Florida, as conditions are unfavorable...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:46 AM
Expect a warm breezy day with more clouds than sun and a small chance of rain.
South Florida's Wednesday forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies with highs in the mid 80s, lows in the mid 70s and a 10 percent chance of showers and storms. Because of...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The National Hurricane Center on Wednesday designated its first area of interest for possible tropical cyclone formation, a gathering of thunderstorms in the Gulf of Mexico.
Forecasters called it a "complex low pressure area" in the southern Bay of...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Expect a hot weekend with high temperatures in the upper 80s and low 90s. There also is a chance of showers and storms on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
South Florida's Friday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper 80s and...
| May 24, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Virginia's annual Hurricane Preparedness sales tax holiday will take place from Sunday to Saturday. During the seven-day tax break, purchases of certain hurricane preparedness items will be exempt from Virginia sales tax.
The sales tax in Hampton Roads...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The National Hurricane Center is extremely high tech, drawing on satellites, supercomputers and reconnaissance aircraft. But its storm reports, written in all capital letters, are still stuck in the 1800s.
As of this storm season, the center is...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:45 AM
We should see a mix of sun and clouds today with a small chance of rain in the afternoon.
South Florida's Wednesday forecast calls for partly sunny skies with highs in the mid 80s, lows in the mid 70s and a 20 percent chance of rain. The rain chance...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:13 AM
Keep an umbrella handy as we'll likely see scattered showers and storms today. That's the result of a plume of moisture approaching the state from the southwest.
Indeed, a series of showers were moving across the region early Thursday leaving behind...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Imagine knowing six or seven days in advance where a tropical storm or hurricane might strike land. It would give residents, businesses and the military plenty of time to prepare.
The National Hurricane Center plans to make that happen, after making...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Everyone knows to beware of femme fatales. But I never thought that applied to hurricanes.
In news that may open a whole new front in the battle of the sexes, researchers at the University of Illinois say that more people die in hurricanes with feminine...