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Tropical Storm Erin is moving west northwest away from the Cape Verde Islands August 15, 2013.

TS Erin Holding Steady

Tropical Storm Erin continued to move away from the Cape Verde Islands on Thursday.

CBS Miami–08/15/2013


Tropical Depression #5 Forms In Far East Atlantic

Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center are tracking the newly-formed Tropical Depression #5 in the far eastern Atlantic Ocean.


Source: CBS4

Soaking Rains Bring A Wednesday Wash Out

Dark skies and a large area of rain coming from the Atlantic Ocean will impact South Florida.

CBS Miami–07/17/2013


Invasive Lionfish Problem Goes Deeper Than Diver’s Reach

Due to the fact that lionfish in the Atlantic don’t have predators, eat whatever fits in their mouths, and are naturally fast-breeders, wildlife officials have encouraged people to catch what they can, but recently a deep water expedition has raised concerns, revealing that the invasive species may be beyond a diver’s reasonable reach.


(Photo Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

June Ending With A Weekend Washout

The final days of June are looking stormy and summery for most of South Florida.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

T.S. Andrea 8 PM advisory (Source: CBS4)

T.S. Andrea Moving Rapidly Towards Coast

Tropical Storm Andrea , now post-Tropical Storm Andrea, continues to march quickly near the mid-Atlantic coast.

CBS Miami–06/07/2013

Hurricane WIlma hit South Florida in October 2005 (Source: NOAA)

NOAA Predicting Possibly “Extremely Active Hurricane Season”

While South Florida has been able to avoid much of the hurricane activity in the last few years, it may be more difficult this year if NOAA’s outlook for the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season comes to fruition.

CBS Miami–05/23/2013

Lightning Generic

Soggy Start To the Week

A wet and messy morning greeted South Floridians as plenty of rain soaked the area. The rain came from a short wave of energy moving in from the Gulf of Mexico that took the showers and thunderstorms with it into the Atlantic waters, but the rain isn’t done with the area just yet.



T.S. Leslie Continues Toward Eastern Caribbean

Tropical Storm Leslie continues to strengthen slowly as it travels west-northwest toward the eastern Caribbean.


Tropical Storm Isaac, August 30, 2012 11pm

Tropical Storm Leslie Could Become Hurricane Friday, No Threat To Land

Tropical Storm Leslie continues to churn in the eastern Atlantic Ocean far away from any land.

CBS Miami–08/30/2012