Since 1980, half of the 197 tropical cyclones rated a Category 5 happened within the past 17 years. Five of the storms would have met the hypothetical Category 6, according to the study.
When Steve Poisall got his roof replaced in 2020, he gave his home a good shot of surviving if a hurricane ever heads for South Tampa.
On the last day of hurricane season, city leaders in St. Petersburg talked about areas that repeatedly see the most flooding, and ways to ease the damage from that flooding.
The City of St. Petersburg is encouraging residents to pick up sandbags to prepare for a tropical storm that could develop in the Gulf of Mexico.
Meteorologists, emergency officials, and county staff gathered for the first-ever Local News and Meteorology Communications Summit Tuesday, discussing ways to improve communication during hurricane season.
A FEMA nationwide program called CERT will be ready for hurricane season in Florida.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is collecting potentially lifesaving data about storm surge levels.
A unique type of coverage called parametric insurance has been getting attention since Hurricane Ian, because some homeowners got a lot of financial relief quickly, after the storm hit.
If you have special medical needs and will need help evacuating to a shelter this hurricane season, county officials want you to register with them.
Zach Harris is a veteran who served in the U.S. Army, but now, he works for the Salvation Army. It's a different mission.
Florida is two days into hurricane season, and insurance experts are sharing tips for homeowners and renters about property protection if a storm hits.
With the start of hurricane season officially upon us, don’t forget about your trees as part of your preparations.
Thursday marked the start of the 2023 Hurricane season, but local leaders say plans to get ready have been in place for months.
As a new hurricane season begins, those on Ft. Myers Beach continue to relive Hurricane Ian.
Hurricane season is quickly approaching, and officials say now is the time to prepare, because it only takes one storm to leave behind devastation.
Go behind the scenes of FOX 13's Skytower that stands tall on Kennedy Boulevard.
Josh Morgerman has been through dozens and dozens of hurricanes and hosts his show called "Mission Hurricane".
TECO has learned from Hurricane Ian and beefed up its systems to respond to a major hurricane – if one comes during the upcoming season.
U.S. Senator Rick Scott encouraged Floridians to get hurricane ready Friday morning, speaking alongside emergency officials in Tampa.
Fifty vendors filled the Bradenton Area Convention Center for Manatee County’s third annual Hurricane Preparedness Expo.