New Hurricane Advisories Will Give Deadlines for Storm PrepSome coastal residents always put off emergency preparations until storm clouds loom on the horizon. The National Hurricane Center is going to try giving those people a deadline this year, issuing experimental advisories showing when tropical-storm force winds may hit particular communities to help them understand when it's too late to put up storm shutters or evacuate.
NOAA: Hurricane Hunter Planes Move from Tampa to LakelandThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says its famed Hurricane Hunter aircraft are moving from MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa to Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, about 30 miles east of its current location.
The Latest: Florida State Offices Closed as Storm NearsThe Latest on Tropical Storm Hermine, which forecasters say could make landfall as a hurricane in Florida: (all times local):
Tropical Storm Earl Expected to Become Hurricane by LandfallForecasters say Tropical Storm Earl is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before it makes landfall. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said early Wednesday that Earl...
Deadly Weather System Strengthens, Now Tropical Storm EarlA weather system that already has caused at least six deaths in the Dominican Republic has been designated as Tropical Storm Earl.
Tropical Storm Colin Gains Strength As It Nears FloridaTropical Storm Colin was gaining speed and strength Monday on its way to strike Florida, threatening rains forecasters said could cause some serious flooding along much of the state's Gulf coast.
US Government Set to Release Hurricane Season OutlookThe U.S. government will release its forecast Friday for how many hurricanes and tropical storms are expected to form over Atlantic and Caribbean waters in the next six months.
Rare January Hurricane Moves Closer to Mid-Atlantic AzoresA rare January hurricane in the Atlantic closed in on the Azores on Friday, with authorities in the Portuguese islands warning of waves up to 18 meters (60 feet) high, wind gusts up to 160 kph (100 mph) and torrential rain.
Mexico Braces For Strongest Hurricane In Western HemisphereHurricane Patricia headed toward southwestern Mexico Friday as a monster Category 5 storm, the strongest ever in the Western Hemisphere that forecasters said could make a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day.
Tropical Storm Henri Moving North In AtlanticThe storm's maximum sustained winds Thursday morning are near 40 mph (65 kph) with some strengthening forecast during the next day or so.
Hurricane Cristobal Gains Strength As It Heads Toward BermudaStorm is already churning up dangerous surf and currents on beaches from central Florida to North Carolina.
Cristobal Strengthens Into Hurricane Off Bahamas But Not A Threat To FloridaCristobal has strengthened into a hurricane in the Atlantic.