South Florida Guide To Hurricane Terms When tropical weather starts to threaten, weather forecasts are filled with new terms and ideas that can be confusing especially to people new to South Florida and tropical weather. These terms should help de-mystify hurricane season, and help you to feel a bit more confident as we face the season of storms.
Disturbance In Gulf Forecast To Develop, Storm Watches, Warning Up For Florida's West CoastA tropical storm watch has been issued for the upper west coast of Florida as a tropical disturbance in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico is expected to develop.
Tropical Storm Watch Discontinued For Florida's East Coast As Humberto Forms Near The BahamasTropical Depression Nine became Tropical Storm Humberto on Friday night and the Tropical Storm Watch for the east coast of Florida has been discontinued.
Tracking The Tropics: Barry Weakens To Tropical Depression Over Northwestern LouisianaTropical Storm Barry weakened to a tropical depression on Sunday, but the storm still brings life-threatening flooding rains to parts of Louisiana.
Barry Lashes Louisiana Coast With Heavy Rain, Wind, FloodsThe edges of Barry, which strengthened to a Hurricane Saturday, are lashing the Louisiana coast with heavy rain.
Tracking The Tropics: Barry Expected To Be A Hurricane By Landfall SaturdayTropical Storm Barry is maintaining strength as it heads toward the Louisiana coast, bringing dangerous storm surge, heavy rain, and high winds.. In addition, the National Hurricane Center says it is expected to be a hurricane by landfall on Saturday.
System May Develop Into Tropical Storm Before Start Of Hurricane SeasonHurricane season officially begins in just over two weeks but that does not mean we can’t get a little activity going early.
Swells From Tropical Storm Leslie To Impact New EnglandWaves from Tropical Storm Leslie will increase along the coasts of New England and Atlantic Canada on Friday.
Tropical Storm Helene Speeding To The NorthTropical Storm Helene is speeding to the north and is expected to bring gusty winds and heavy rain to the Azores this weekend.
Tropical Storm Isaac Continues On Westward Trek, Weakens SlightlyTropical Storm Isaac has picked up speed as it heads toward the Caribbean Sea.
Atlantic Heating Up With Two Tropical Storms, DisturbanceAs we get into the heart of this year's hurricane season, all eyes are on the Atlantic where things are starting to heat up.
Gordon Weakens Over Central Mississippi, Florence Becomes Major HurricaneWhat was once Tropical Storm Gordon is now a weakening tropical depression that is drenching the northern Gulf Coast region as it heads toward the Midwest.
Gordon Could Drive Up Gas PricesAs Tropical Storm Gordon heads toward making landfall as a hurricane late Tuesday on the northern Gulf Coast, it also threatens to affect drivers' wallets.
Thousands Lost Power Due To Tropical Storm GordonTropical Storm Gordon brought flooding rains and gusty winds to South Florida.
Subtropical Storm Debby Forms In North AtlanticSubtropical Storm Debby has formed in the North Atlantic.