Hurricane Season - NBC 6 South Florida
Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:33 AM EDT

Gert Strengthens into Season's 2nd Hurricane in Atlantic

Gert Strengthens into Season's 2nd Hurricane in Atlantic

Forecasters say Gert has strengthened to become the second hurricane of the season in the Atlantic Ocean.

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 06:05 PM EDT

Franklin Becomes the First Atlantic Hurricane of the Season

Franklin Becomes the First Atlantic Hurricane of the Season

Franklin has become the first Atlantic hurricane of the season as it moves toward Mexico's Gulf coast.

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 06:20 PM EDT

NOAA Increases Predicted Number of Storms For 2017 Season

NOAA Increases Predicted Number of Storms For 2017 Season

This included a higher likelihood of an above-normal season, increasing the probability from 45% to 60%.

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 12:15 PM EDT

Insurer: Miami More Vulnerable to Hurricanes Like Andrew

Insurer: Miami More Vulnerable to Hurricanes Like Andrew

Stringent building code enforcement followed in Miami after the storm 25 years ago, but so did population growth, coastal development and climate change.

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 12:42 PM EDT

Tropical Storm Franklin Strengthening as it Nears Mexico

Tropical Storm Franklin Strengthening as it Nears Mexico

Tropical Storm Franklin could be near hurricane strength when it hits Mexico's Yucatan peninsula Monday evening.

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:58 AM EDT

TS Franklin Gains Strength, Expected to Hit Mexico Tuesday

TS Franklin Gains Strength, Expected to Hit Mexico Tuesday

It was expected to hold that course, making landfall at the Yucatan Monday evening, then crossing over the Gulf Tuesday on a path to central Mexico.

Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 11:22 AM EDT

Tropical Depression Emily Heads Further Offshore in Atlantic

Tropical Depression Emily Heads Further Offshore in Atlantic

Tropical Depression Emily is rumbling further out into the Atlantic, a day after slogging across the Florida peninsula.

Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 11:27 PM EDT

Emily Weakens to Tropical Depression Over Central Florida

Emily Weakens to Tropical Depression Over Central Florida

Tropical Storm Emily formed in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of west-central Florida and quickly made landfall Monday morning before it weakened to a tropical depression over central Florida.

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 09:11 AM EDT

This Tropical Storm's Name Isn't a Jab at the President

This Tropical Storm's Name Isn't a Jab at the President

It's not a tweet storm but a real storm. The newest potentially dangerous swirl of hot air is a tropical storm in the Atlantic named Don. And it's a total coincidence that the storm bears a common nickname for...

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 01:04 PM EDT

TS Don Heads Toward Caribbean; No Threat Expected to Florida

TS Don Heads Toward Caribbean; No Threat Expected to Florida

A tropical storm warning was in effect for Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, while a tropical storm watch was in effect for Barbados, St. Lucia and Bonaire.

Top Stories
Camera Delays Misled Officers During Parkland Shooting: Cops

Camera Delays Misled Officers During Parkland Shooting: Cops

Police officers thought they were seeing his actions live on the school's security system, but soon realized the images were tape delayed.
Family, Friends Remember Hero Coach of Parkland Shooting

Family, Friends Remember Hero Coach of Parkland Shooting

Witnesses of the shooting say Aaron Feis shielded students with his body as suspected gunman Nikolas Cruz opened fire inside the Parkland school.
NRA’s LaPierre: 'We Must Immediately Harden Our Schools'

NRA’s LaPierre: 'We Must Immediately Harden Our Schools'

Leaders of the National Rifle Association are accusing supporters of gun control of exploiting the mass school shooting in Florida to promote an anti-gun agenda, with the group's CEO saying the solution to...
Broward Deputies to Carry Rifles on School Grounds: Sheriff

Broward Deputies to Carry Rifles on School Grounds: Sheriff

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said that he implemented a practice Wednesday morning that officers will carry rifles on school grounds.
D’oh, Canada: USA Rocks Its Olympic Rival to the North

D’oh, Canada: USA Rocks Its Olympic Rival to the North

The winter sports world turn upside down Thursday, at least in Canada, after the United States beat its neighbor to the north in two of its most beloved sports. It happened to be Team USA's best day so far...
6 to Watch: Florida's Mantia in 1000m, Figure Skating Battle

6 to Watch: Florida's Mantia in 1000m, Figure Skating Battle

Can Mirai Nagasu, Bradie Tennell and Karen Chen recover from a disastrous opening night in the women’s individual figure skating competition? Can 35-year-old Shani Davis turn back the clock and deliver one more...
See more Top Stories