TAMPA, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season has ended marking another year without any major storms hitting the Eastern United States. “The season was fairly quiet as we predicted,” Gerry Bell, the […]
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 […]
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Biologists are continuing to perform necropsies on eight pilot whales that died in shallow waters off southwest Florida. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration biologist Erin Fougeres says a couple […]
Wildlife officials are monitoring dozens of pilot whales spotted in shallow waters off southwest Florida.
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.
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — An “unusual mortality event” continues for dolphins in the northern Gulf of Mexico, with more than 1,000 dolphins stranded since February 2010, far above the average numbers from 2002 to […]
Forecasters say the first named storm of Atlantic season, Tropical Storm Andrea, has formed over the Gulf of Mexico.