Pinellas County Health Department Warns About Red Tide BloomsHealth officials say if you have respiratory issues or asthma, you probably should stay away from the beach as much as possible right now.
Zeta Intensifies, Packing Life-Threatening Storm Surge To Gulf CoastZeta is now packing a life-threatening storm surge that threatens the Gulf coast from Louisiana and all of the Florida panhandle. As of early morning on Wednesday, Zeta has strengthened back into a hurricane as it approaches the Gulf Coast.
Look Out Gulf Coast, Here Comes WilfredBrownsville, Texas, to Portland, Maine, have experienced tropical storm-force winds this hurricane season. And only small portions of Florida, Georgia and Maine's coastline have escaped winds of that intensity this year.
Blowing In The Wind: More Saharan DustAnother round of Saharan dust is forecast to move into the Gulf of Mexico later this week. The haze will blanket the Caribbean and Southern states once again, bringing poor air quality as well as the potential for remarkable sunrises and sunsets.