Record Rainfall Leads To Widespread FloodingIf it seems like just yesterday we were talking about drought and fire weather danger, that’s because we were.
Broward Urges Residents To Conserve Water As Drought PersistsThe drier-than-normal rainy season has taken its toll on South Florida—and now officials in Broward are urging residents to conserve water.
SFWMD Moving Water To Favorably Position Lake Okeechobee LevelWith above-average rain predicted for winter, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is continuing to move water south to help achieve a desirable water level in Lake Okeechobee.
Report: Wettest September For South Florida In 10 Years The month of September was a wet one for South Florida. According to the experts, most of the rainfall was over the Kissimmee basins that flow into Lake Okeechobee.
Summer Stats: A Little Too Wet, But No Record-Breaking Heat The summer is beginning to wind down and the transition into fall will happen in a few weeks for most of the nation.
Soaking Pattern To Bring Heavy Rain, Street FloodingHeavy rain is expected across parts of South Florida through Wednesday.
Miami Sets Just One Afternoon Record High Temperature In July From July 1 to July 30, Miami only saw a record high temperature set one day with a reading of 95 degrees on July 18.
SFWMD: May Was Near-Average For Rainfall South Florida rounded out the month of May with a near-average amount of rainfall.
Dry Season A Little Too DryThe rainy season in South Florida is only weeks away, but it was a dry month of April with slightly below average rainfall totals according to South Florida Water Management District experts.
Corps To Continue Lake Okeechobee Water Releases Heavy rains have soaked South Florida at an above-average rate for the past couple months and Lake Okeechobee, a usually shallow lake, has swelled to almost 16-feet.
Corps Plans Update On Lake Okeechobee Releases With record-rainfall soaking many parts of Florida over the last few months, the water levels in Lake Okeechobee have risen to nearly 16-feet.
Record-Breaking Rainfall Soaks Miami BeachThe past few days have been soggy and cloudy across South Florida with serious flooding for many.
Flooding Forces Road Closures In Broward Urban flood advisories were cancelled in Broward County as rain slowed to a trickle by Wednesday afternoon, but with meteorologists seeing more rain on radar for Wednesday evening, flood waters could rise even higher.
Soggy Weather Will Continue Through WeekendParts of South Florida logged record rainfall on Tuesday. At Miami International Airport, a rain gauge recorded 2.33 inches which broke the old record of 1.49 inches.
2012 Warmest Year Ever Recorded In U.S.If you thought 2012 was warmer than usual, it wasn’t your imagination. The National Climatic Data Center announced the 2012 average annual temperature of 55.3 degrees was the warmest year ever recorded for the contiguous United States.