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Hurricanes

Satellite image of Hurricane Sandy, taken on October 29, 2012, shows the storm over the northeastern United States and eastern Canada. (Photo: NASA via Getty Images)

Study: Tropical Storms Shifting Toward North And South Poles

TAMPA (CBS Tampa) – Tropical storms aren’t so tropical any more, says a new study reported on by Live Science. An analysis of historical storm data shows the average latitude at which tropical cyclones reach their maximum intensity […]

CBS Tampa–05/14/2014

File photo of a shark. (credit: ANNA ZIEMINSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers Say Sharks Could Be Used To Predict Hurricanes, Tropical Storms

Researchers may have found a way to use sharks as a means of predicting hurricanes and tropical storms.

CBS Tampa–02/27/2014

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(AUDIO) Lamar Thomas: FSU Miami Rivalry is What You Come to College For

Former Cane Lamar Thomas talked with Booger and Rich about this weekend’s huge rivalry between the Seminoles and his Hurricanes. Thomas said he hates to compare this year’s team to the U in the 80′s […]

98.7 The Fan–11/01/2013

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Booger and Rich Poll: Who Will Take the Bigger Beating?

Both the Buccaneers and the Hurricanes are double digit underdogs this weekend. The Hurricanes take on the Seminoles on Saturday and the Buccaneers travel to Seattle to play the Seahawks. Booger and Rich want to […]

98.7 The Fan–11/01/2013

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(AUDIO) College Football Insider Pat Forde Says Miami is in Trouble This Weekend Against FSU

Every week College Football Insider Pat Forde joins Booger and Rich to talk about the debacle at FAU, FSU vs Miami and Florida’s showdown with Georgia. Forde said that the story out of FAU where […]

98.7 The Fan–10/31/2013

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)

NOAA Forecasters Expect Up To 20 Named Systems This Hurricane Season

We’re due for a big one, some say.

07/07/2013

Join CBS Tampa Bay, the City of Tampa, Hillsborough County and MOSI for the 2013 Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo on June 1 (photo credit: tampabayhurricaneexpo.com)

Event: Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo at MOSI, June 1

Another hurricane season begins tomorrow and it’s a perfect time to begin preparing your home, family and pets for a storm or other natural disaster. The 2013 Tampa Bay Hurricane expo at MOSI, co-sponsored by […]

05/31/2013

Dave Blizzard plays taps during as a veteran slautes behind him during a memorial day service held Sunday at Veterans Memorial Park. (photo credit: Jim Reed/Tampa Tribune)

Listen to The Current’s May 25-26 show: CBS Cares About PTSD, Veterans of Honor Flight, Hurricane Expo, Safe Boating Week, The Birchwood

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Steve Kroft of 60 Minutes in a CBS Radio News/CBS Cares special […]

CBS Tampa–05/28/2013

Blustery winds blow through the palm trees as the outerbands of Hurricane Sandy are felt in Miami. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Officials Warn Of Rip Currents From Sandy

Florida’s officials are warning residents and visitors of dangerous rip currents as Hurricane Sandy moves north.

10/25/2012

File photo of hurricane damage. (Photo by STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Fla. Insurance Fund Could Still Fall Short Of Needs

Florida still may not have enough money to pay off hurricane insurance claims if a big storm hits.

10/08/2012

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