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Furloughed workers recalled to help before T.S. Karen

5:29 PM, Oct 4, 2013

The state of Florida is preparing to respond to any problems from Tropical Storm Karen and some furloughed federal workers are being recalled to help out.

Tropical Storm Jerry forms in Atlantic far from land

12:52 PM, Sep 30, 2013

Tropical Storm Jerry has formed in the Atlantic Ocean about 1,200 miles southeast of Bermuda and poses no immediate threat to land.

Ingrid makes landfall on Mexico's coast, weakens

8:28 AM, Sep 16, 2013

Ingrid has made landfall on Mexico's coast near La Pesca, weakening from a hurricane to a tropical storm.

WEATHER: 24 dead as tropical storm, hurricane batter Mexico

11:24 PM, Sep 15, 2013

Heavy rains and landslides have led to at least 15 deaths and forced authorities to evacuate thousands.

Halfway through an unusual hurricane season

5:49 PM, Sep 10, 2013

We're halfway home to the end of hurricane season and it has been an unusually quiet season so far.

No hurricanes so far this season: how rare is this?

7:36 AM, Sep 5, 2013

As of this posting, there have been no hurricanes this season. And the climatological "peak" of the season, when storm systems are most-frequent, is upon us.

Florida in 'denial' over hurricane threats?

7:58 PM, Aug 21, 2013

The emergency management chief for the United States is warning that Floridians are in "denial" about the threat posed by hurricanes.

Final hurricane forecast again calls for busy season

3:23 PM, Aug 2, 2013

Eight hurricanes are predicted to form in the Atlantic this season.

Tropical Storm Dorian becomes a tropical wave

8:50 PM, Jul 27, 2013

Tropical Storm Dorian has degenerated into a tropical wave.

Tropical Storm Barry makes landfall in Mexico

11:35 AM, Jun 20, 2013

Tropical Storm Barry has made landfall in Mexico, threatening deadly flash floods and mudslides as it moves inland.

Tropical Storm Barry forms in Gulf of Mexico

2:59 PM, Jun 19, 2013

The second Tropical Storm of the season, named Barry, has formed in the Gulf of Mexico.

Tropical Depression 2 forms

12:29 PM, Jun 17, 2013

A tropical depression has formed off the coast of Belize and forecasters say it is expected to bring as much as five inches of rain to parts of Belize, Guatemala and northern Honduras.


Hurricane Storm Names For 2013

12:03 PM, Jun 5, 2013

A list of the names chosen for this Hurricane season's tropical storms and hurricanes.

Sandbags available in Tarpon Springs

9:16 AM, Jun 5, 2013

Due to the predictions of possible heavy rains and high seas, the City of Tarpon Springs is making sandbags available.

Weather Forecast: Tropical wave will bring heavy rains

1:27 PM, Jun 4, 2013

We will see scattered showers and isolated storms today, with the heaviest rain arriving Wednesday and Thursday.

Sneak peek for 2013 MOSI Hurricane Expo

6:01 PM, May 31, 2013

Emergency and rescue officials from Tampa and Hillsborough County offered a sneak peek Friday of what will be on display at Saturday's MOSI 2013 Hurricane Expo.

FL scientists issue hurricane season forecast

4:10 PM, May 31, 2013

Scientists at Florida State are predicting 15 named storms and eight hurricanes for the season from June 1 to Nov. 30.

Your Hurricane Kit: How to get your family and home ready

4:07 PM, May 31, 2013

Get your hurricane kit and the outside of your home ready now before a storm comes.

Preparing for the hurricane season--in a FLASH!

11:18 AM, May 31, 2013

The Federal Alliance for Safe Homes offers a new app to help you prepare for the hurricane season.

Hurricane Evacuation Information

10:14 AM, May 31, 2013

The storm evacuation process can be confusing, and due to the size of the Tampa Bay area, the Florida Department of Transportation encourages citizens to take personal education into their own hands.

Lessons Learned: Looking back at 2012 Hurricane Season

9:07 AM, May 31, 2013

The 2012 hurricane season was busy.  Will 2013 be just as bad?

Possible tropical development over the next week

10:50 AM, May 30, 2013

Hurricane season starts this Saturday and it could get off to a quick start.  Models have been hinting at possible development in the western Caribbean or Bay of Campeche by this upcoming Wednesday.  Here's and in depth look at what the models are showing.

Bollywood stars come to Tampa

Today, Jan. 14, beauty queen Priyanka Chopra and actor Anil Kapoor are at the Tampa Theatre kicking off the celebrations.

12:03 PM, Jan 14, 2014

PETA takes issue with Tampa Bay Rays 'touch tank' after home run ball is hit into it

A popular feature at Tropicana Field, the cownose ray "touch tank", is under attack again by PETA after an opposing player hit a home run ball into it on June 30.

8:51 AM, Jul 11, 2013

Tim Donaghy's court win forces former publisher, Shawna Vercher, into bankruptcy

Following a jury's order to pay former NBA referee Tim Donaghy more than $1.5 million, Largo publisher Shawna Vercher declared bankruptcy, delaying Donaghy's possible seizure of her belongings.

2:01 PM, Nov 16, 2012

Murder case still haunts retiring Tampa Police detective

Major George McNamara's 29 years serving the people of Tampa started, strangely, with a drive down the highway.

7:31 AM, Dec 22, 2009

Restaurant Red Alert: State finds health code violations at Steak 'n Shake

The Park Street Steak 'n Shake location in St. Pete was written up with more than 40 violations.

11:47 PM, Mar 5, 2014

10 Investigates: Red Light Cameras

10 Investigates has advocated for well-intentioned Florida drivers who don't deserve tickets, as well as the utilization of engineering practices designed to maximize safety and fairness.

2:07 PM, Jan 20, 2014

It's official: Lou Piniella will leave the Devil Rays

Lou Piniella and the Tampa Bay Devil Rays are parting ways. The manager on Friday announced he won't return in 2006 as part of a buyout he pursued after questioning ownership's commitment to winning.

10:43 PM, Sep 30, 2005

No Florida Python Hunt in 2014

A public hunt for Burmese pythons in Florida's Everglades won't be repeated next year, a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokeswoman said Monday.

12:55 PM, Nov 18, 2013

Flood insurance premiums could devastate housing market

A local disabled veteran says there's no way he can close on his dream house due to high flood insurance premiums.

11:23 PM, Sep 30, 2013

Lakeland Police detective Steve Strickland subject of criminal investigation

A Lakeland Police Department detective is on paid administrative leave following an investigation by the State Attorney's Office.

5:46 PM, Feb 6, 2014

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