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Dry Conditions

Miami Beach Cold Weather Winter

Cool & Clear Weather Expected Over S. Florida

The coldest morning in quite a while across South Florida saw much of the area in the low to mid-40’s.

CBS4–03/27/2013

Brush Fire (Source: CBS4)

Four Homes Damaged In Port St. Lucie Brush Fire

A lightning sparked wildfire scorched 200-acres of brush and damaged four homes in Port St. Lucie.

03/26/2013

Lake Okeechobee

Drought Conditions Worsen in March

Hit and miss showers in the month of March did little to help our drought situation. And it may get worse before it gets better.

CBS4–04/04/2012

(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade firefighters drop water from helicopters to help contain a West Miami-Dade brushfire

Dry Conditions And High Winds Sparked Two SW Dade Fires

Miami-Dade firefighters were working to contain a small brush fire which is burning in the area of new homes under construction. There appears to be no immediate danger to people.

CBS4–03/05/2012

Lake Okeechobee

October Rain Helps Water Levels At Lake Okeechobee

There is good news and not-so-good-news concerning Lake Okeechobee.

CBS4–11/09/2011

Lightning Generic

Chance For Weekend Thunderstorms Diminishes

As fire crews battle a raging brush fire in western Miami-Dade which is being fueled by tinder dry conditions, the hope for a deluge of rain this weekend is fading.

06/09/2011

Florida wildlife rangers are asking campers and outdoor enthusiasts to help prevent fires in the Everglades and other areas with dry foliage. (Source: CBS4)

Dry Weather Sparks Everglades Fire Concerns

South Florida’s dry winter conditions have prompted wildlife rangers to ask all campers and people who spend time in the Everglades to take care with their cigarette butts and camp fires.

02/13/2011