Gulf Of Mexico
Tropical Storm Nate picked up speed and strength Saturday as it started to move more quickly toward the Mexican coast, prompting the Mexican government to issue hurricane warnings from Tuxpan to Veracruz. People were warned to complete final preparations for Nate’s arrival.
Tropical Storm Nate continued to drift Friday morning in the Bay of Campeche off Mexico’s coast.
Tropical Storm Maria has gained a little strength as it continues to churn towards the Leeward Islands Friday morning.
A reconnaissance plane has found Tropical Storm Nate has gained strength Thursday afternoon, but remains nearly stationary in the Bay of Campeche, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Carrying drenching rains, high winds, and the possibility of tornadoes, Tropical Storm Lee moved slowly onto the Gulf coast near New Orleans Saturday morning, raising flooding worries as far away as Florida’s panhandle. It continues to meander, with the center still off shore, slowly weakening as it continues to drench the coast.
Newly formed Tropical Storm Lee continues to drift north towards the Louisiana Gulf Coast Friday evening.
The National Hurricane center is monitoring the newly formed Tropical Depression 13 which formed late Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico.
A 36-year-old former Florida City man filed a fraudulent claim in an attempt to collect $110,000 from BP after the massive oil spill.
More than a year after the largest oil spill in United States history, anglers along the Gulf of Mexico are seeing sick fish.
Despite repeated studies showing no detectable effects from the BP oil spill, Florida seafood continues to get a black eye in the minds of Florida consumers, according to a poll released Tuesday by the Florida Department of Agriculture.