Everything you need to know for the 2015 hurricane season

Tuesday, Jun 2, 2015 at 06:05 PM EDT

Hurricane Complacency

Hurricane Complacency

South Florida has not experienced a major hurricane 10 years, but now is not the time to get complacent.

Monday, Jun 1, 2015 at 06:01 PM EDT

NHC Experts Give Hurricane Season Tips

NHC Experts Give Hurricane Season Tips

Atlantic Hurricane Season is underway, and experts from the National Hurricane Center in Miami are giving tips for Hurricane Preparedness Week.

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 at 12:58 PM EDT

No Hurricane in 10 Yrs: Will Florida's Streak End?

No Hurricane in 10 Yrs: Will Florida's Streak End?

The last time Florida was hit directly by a hurricane was a decade ago and in that time, the state has grown by at least 2.5 million people who may know little about preparing for punishing winds and surges...

Monday, Jun 1, 2015 at 06:05 PM EDT

Atlantic Hurricane Season Officially Starts

Atlantic Hurricane Season Officially Starts

Federal forecasters and emergency managers are warning residents from Texas to Maine to be prepared for tropical weather.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 05:41 PM EDT

Below-Normal Hurricane Season Likely: NOAA

Below-Normal Hurricane Season Likely: NOAA

A below-normal Atlantic Hurricane season with between three to six hurricanes is likely for 2015, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 01:19 PM EDT

$42M 'Nose-to-Tail' Upgrade for 2 Hurricane Hunters

$42M 'Nose-to-Tail' Upgrade for 2 Hurricane Hunters

The hurricane planes known affectionately as "Miss Piggy" and "Kermit" are getting new Rolls-Royce engines, new wings and better radar.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 05:40 PM EDT

Fla. Hurricane Insurance Fund Strong for Storm Season

Fla. Hurricane Insurance Fund Strong for Storm Season

For the first time ever, Florida's hurricane insurance fund is entering a storm season with enough cash and assets on hand to pay off everything it could owe.

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 06:14 PM EDT

FPL Gets Ready For Hurricane Season

FPL Gets Ready For Hurricane Season

Hurricane season does not officially begin until June, but officials with Florida Power and Light are already busy preparing for the next big storm.

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 10:19 AM EST

Hurricane Center: New Warnings on Storm Surge

Hurricane Center: New Warnings on Storm Surge

If tropical weather approaches the U.S. next year, coastal residents will see separate warnings about storm surge in addition to warnings about tropical storm- and hurricane-force winds.

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 06:46 AM EST

Quiet 2014 Hurricane Season Ends With No Storms in Florida

Quiet 2014 Hurricane Season Ends With No Storms in Florida

Sunday marked the official close of the six-month Atlantic hurricane season, making it the ninth season without a major storm to hit Florida.

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Bicyclist Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run

Bicyclist Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run

Police are on the hunt for a hit-and-run driver who critically injured a bicyclist in Fort Lauderdale Saturday morning.

NHC: Tropical Storm Erika Dissipates as Tropical Cyclone

NHC: Tropical Storm Erika Dissipates as Tropical Cyclone

Tropical Storm Erika has dissipated as a tropical cyclone, the National Hurricane Center indicated just after 8:30 a.m. Saturday. The majority of Broward and Miami-Dade counties remain out of the storm's cone of...

Father, Daughter, Friend Sentenced in Fatal Shooting

Father, Daughter, Friend Sentenced in Fatal Shooting

A South Florida man, his daughter and his friend have been sentenced for the fatal shooting of the daughter's ex-boyfriend.

Hearing Set for Mom Who Drove Three Kids Into Ocean

Hearing Set for Mom Who Drove Three Kids Into Ocean

A hearing is set for Monday for a South Carolina mother who drove her three children into the ocean off Daytona Beach.

Suspect Charged in Killing of Texas Sheriff's Deputy

Suspect Charged in Killing of Texas Sheriff's Deputy

A 30-year-old man has been charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a deputy at a suburban Houston gas station, the sheriff's office said Saturday afternoon, NBC News reported. Shannon J. Miles, 30,

Family of Security Officer Killed Pleads for Answers

Family of Security Officer Killed Pleads for Answers

A South Florida family called out to the community on Friday to help them find whoever was responsible for the death of a loved one.

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