Hurricane Season

Tropical Storm Claudette (Source:

Tropical Storm Claudette Weakens Slightly

Tropical Storm Claudette, which formed Monday, is expected to become a post-tropical storm later Tuesday.


(Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

National Hurricane Center, FIU Launch Spanish Hurricane Site

Florida International University and the National Hurricane Center are launching a new, Spanish-language website for hurricane preparation.


The forecast path of Tropical Depression Bill. (Source:

Tropical Depression Bill Soaking Texas, Oklahoma

Tropical Depression Bill is making a sloppy mess out of parts of south central Texas and Oklahoma.



Tropical Storm Bill Pushing Ashore Over Eastern Texas

Tropical Storm Bill could drop up to a foot of rain over eastern Texas.


(Source: Facebook/American Red Cross)

Red Cross Offers Locals Free Disaster Training

The American Red Cross is calling on South Floridians to be prepared just in case disaster strikes.


Citizens Property Insurance

Citizen Property Ready For Hurricane Season

Citizens Property Insurance has closed on a $1 billion bond transfer, which the state-backed insurer said Friday completes its financial preparations for the 2015 hurricane season.


Hurricane Ivan in 2004.

Hurricane Complacency Is Spreading

After a decade without an impressive hurricane threatening the state, emergency planners say most people just aren’t ready.


Hurricane Hunter Plane (Source: CBS4)

Hurricane Hunters Ready For The Season

Nothing beats being in a storm to know exactly what’s happening with it. That’s where the Hurricane Hunter aircraft come in. The planes are specially modified to investigate one of nature’s biggest storm systems.


(Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Survey: 1 In 5 Would Not Evacuate For A Hurricane

With the start of every hurricane season, state, county and local authorities always ask residents to get prepared.



2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season Officially Begins Monday

Here we go again. Check your batteries, water and canned food supplies because the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane season is officially underway.

CBS Miami–06/01/2015