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Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 12:08 PM EST

NASA Launches Mini-Satellites for Hurricane Forecasting

NASA Launches Mini-Satellites for Hurricane Forecasting

The CYGNSS satellites have GPS navigation receivers to measure the surface roughness of oceans, letting scientists calculate wind speed and storm intensity.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 08:04 AM EST

2016 Hurricane Season Comes to an End Wednesday

2016 Hurricane Season Comes to an End Wednesday

Overall, there were 15 named storms in the Atlantic this season. Seven of them became hurricanes, with three of them being classified as major storms.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 03:32 PM EDT

Hurricane Floods Homeless Housing in Historic St. Augustine

Hurricane Floods Homeless Housing in Historic St. Augustine

Days after Hurricane Matthew sent floodwaters surging through historic St. Augustine, the county's director of homeless services was panicked.

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

Hurricane Planning and Pets

Hurricane Planning and Pets

It’s that time again, South Florida! As the tropics begin to make local headlines, it’s time to think about getting prepared - and preparing our pets as well. Here are some things to think about as we all get...

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 at 04:44 PM EDT

Despite Storms Florida Hurricane Fund Remains in Good Shape

Despite Storms Florida Hurricane Fund Remains in Good Shape

Florida's streak of dodging hurricanes is over, but the state-created fund that helps private insurers pay out claims after a storm remains in strong financial shape.

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