(Source: CBS4) File image of a water spout.

Tornado Causes Minor Damage In Tampa

A waterspout came on shore along Tampa’s Harbour Island, causing minor roof damage, according to officials.



Tornado Leaves Path Of Destruction In Volusia County

Residents in Volusia County are cleaning up after a tornado ripped through Monday afternoon.


Tropical Storm Debby Causes Coastal Flooding On Florida's Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Debby Blamed For Near Record Tornadoes

If you think South Florida was spared for the most part by Tropical Storm Debby, think again. The National Weather Service says the drenching tropical system produced 10 tornadoes over the southern part of Florida, tying a record set almost half a century ago.



Oklahoma City Vs. Miami: A City-By-City Comparison

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The NBA Finals matchup between the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder looks to be one of the best in recent memory on the court. The battle between Miami and Oklahoma […]


Port St. Lucie Tornado

Port St. Lucie Picks Up Pieces Left By Tornado

Memorial Day festivities in Port St. Lucie were disrupted when a weak twister touched down near the Lyngate Park neighborhood.


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

Severe Weather Threat Ends For South Florida

After a day of thunderstorms and potential flooding that led to an overnight tornado watch, a series of weather fronts that had promised severe weather moved through South Florida overnight without causing serious damage. The tornado watch was allowed to expire, and the threat of severe weather has ended.


(Source: Dave Game/CBSMiami) - Dangerous lightning like this, seen over western Miami-Dade, is possible in severe thunderstorms.

Flood Watch Set, Severe Storms Likely In S. Florida

Raked by thunderstorms and heavy rain overnight, South Florida is bracing for another round of severe weather Saturday, with the possibility of violent lightning, heavy rain, and even flooding in some areas. A flood watch has been declared for much of South Florida, and the weather has forced numerous cancellations, including for the first time in it’s 31 year history the 7-mile Bridge run in the Keys.


(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade officers Hawood and Castillo, killed in the line of duty

Flashback 2011: News Headliners In South Florida

A look back at the headline grabbing stories that filled 2011 in South Florida.


This aerial shot shows a pleasure boat sitting on top of a building amid a sea of debris in Otsuchi town in Iwate prefecture on March 14, 2011 following the March 11 tsunami.  (Source: YOMIURI SHIMBUN/AFP/Getty Images)

Buzzfeed: The Most Powerful Images Of 2011

The website,, has come up with its list of the most powerful images of the year and that’s exactly what they are: powerful.


Residents were at the home to assess the damages. (Source: CBS4)

Disaster Loan Center Opened In Sunrise For Tornado, Storm Claims

Broward and Miami-Dade homeowners whose residences were damaged by last months tornado and severe storms on October 18th can now apply for a loan from the Small Business Association to help with repairs.