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Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 02:48 PM EDT

Below Average Number of Hurricanes Predicted in 2017

Below Average Number of Hurricanes Predicted in 2017

Initial projections say there will be 11 named storms forming in Atlantic Ocean between June 1st and November 30th – with four of them becoming hurricanes and just two of those being classified as major.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 01:48 PM EDT

Matthew, Otto Being Retired as Atlantic Storm Names

Matthew, Otto Being Retired as Atlantic Storm Names

The names Matthew and Otto have been retired for Atlantic tropical storms and hurricanes following the deadly 2016 season.

Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 04:56 PM EDT

'Cone of Uncertainty' Gets New Look From Hurricane Center

'Cone of Uncertainty' Gets New Look From Hurricane Center

As storm forecasters have grown more certain over the years about the potential path a hurricane will take, the popular "cone of uncertainty'' used in models has grown smaller.

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...

Friday, Jan 27, 2017 at 12:08 PM EST

Gov. Scott Allocates $15M for Emergency Beach Restoration

Gov. Scott Allocates $15M for Emergency Beach Restoration

Gov. Rick Scott has announced that he will use his executive authority to allocate over $15 million in state funds for emergency beach restoration projects to repair erosion caused by Hurricane Matthew.

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