Weather officials from around the country are meeting for the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando this week.
When it comes to storm surge, there are two important points those living in flood zones should know: how far from the beach the water will spread and how high that water will rise.
Another hurricane season has come and gone. Friday marks the end of the Atlantic hurricane season which produced 19 named storms for the third year in a row. Ten of the systems became hurricanes and one grew into a major storm.
The new director of the National Hurricane Center has barely found the keys to his office, but he’s already warning South Florida not to be complacent despite forecasts of what’s being called an ‘average’ hurricane season.