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A tropical storm moves toward the Florida coast. (credit: NOAA via Getty Images)

Tropical Storm Arthur Strengthens Off Florida

With the July Fourth weekend on the horizon, the Atlantic hurricane season’s first named storm gradually gained strength off Florida’s coast on Tuesday, though Arthur wasn’t yet spooking too many travelers in the storm’s potential path.

07/01/2014

File photo of a hurricane. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About Hurricane Season

Tampa Bay, FL (AP) – Starting this hurricane season, forecasters at the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami will begin dropping small drones into storms in the hope they can learn more about how storms […]

CBS Tampa–05/27/2014

Debris lies on the ground near trees void of foliage after a tornado on April 29, 2014 in Tupelo, Miss. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Up To 20 Inches Of Rain Falls In Florida Panhandle In 24 Hours

In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and other parts of the Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.

04/30/2014

In this handout satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Tropical Storm Andrea, the first named storm of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, intensifies on June 6, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: NOAA/NASA GOES Project via Getty Images)

Forecasters Add 1 Subtropical Storm To 2013 Tally

MIAMI (AP) — The National Hurricane Center has added one subtropical storm to last year’s tally of tropical weather. Forecasters said this week that as part of a routine review of data from the 2013 […]

CBS Tampa–02/15/2014

Scientists say 2013 was the wettest year for the continental U.S. since 2009. The average rainfall totaled 31 inches, 2 inches above the previous century's average.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Report: 2013 US Weather Was Wetter, Cooler Than Years Past

Scientists say 2013 was the wettest year for the continental U.S. since 2009. The average rainfall totaled 31 inches, 2 inches above the previous century’s average.

CBS Tampa–01/15/2014