Historically, La Niñas have produced busy tropical seasons, while the opposite is known to be true during El Niños - when conditions are typically hostile for cyclones in the Atlantic basin.
On Tuesday, the city of St. Petersburg will host a community meeting on flooding issues in parts of the city.
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.
Studies and hurricane experts have warned since the early 2000s that the hurricane forecast cone is not doing its job as people often misinterpret the graphic.
As Hurricane Ian slammed into Southwest Florida last year, Syd Kitson took some amazing video from his back porch of white caps rolling across the lake behind his house.
The latest leg of Pinellas County’s emergency beach restoration project is underway.
According to initial estimates, between $3-$4 billion worth of damage was done during the 2023 hurricane season.
Crews with Pinellas County’s emergency beach restoration project have placed 185,000 tons of sand across beaches in the county since September after Hurricane Idalia.
A couple from Riverview recently finished building a house in Acapulco, Mexico that was hit by a Cat-5 storm.
Sunset Beach is now back open after taking the brunt of the storm surge during Hurricane Idalia at the end of August.
Sunset Beach will reopen this weekend following a month of restoring the dunes and planting vegetation to counteract the damages from Hurricane Idalia.
Acapulco, known as the Pearl of the Pacific, is recovering after being pummeled by deadly Hurricane Otis, the most powerful storm on record for the Pacific coast of Mexico.
Otis was the strongest hurricane to ever make landfall on the Pacific side of Mexico. It was also the first time an Eastern Pacific hurricane made landfall at Category 5 intensity.
Two months after Hurricane Idalia battered the Tampa Bay area, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is extending the deadline to apply for assistance.
Sunset Beach is one step closer to reopening as crews work to restore the dunes that Hurricane Idalia decimated.
On September 28th last year, as Hurricane Ian passed through the country, the Myakka River engulfed roadways and homes.
Thursday marks one year since Hurricane Ian, the fifth-strongest hurricane to ever make landfall in the U.S., slammed into Florida’s southwest coast.
The Salvation Army of Sarasota County has been a part of the community for 100 years. As Hurricane Ian passed through North Port, they activated and prepared for the unknown.
One year after Hurricane Ian slammed into southwest Florida, the damage can still be seen everywhere.
One year ago, Classical Ballet Academy went dark, after Hurricane Ian destroyed Darli Iakovleva's studio.