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First Tropical System of 2020 Forms Near Florida

Hurricane hunters, satellite and radar indicate the broad area of low pressure near Florida has become better defined and is now Tropical Depression #1.
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Tropical Storm Dorian Strengthens In Atlantic

Tropical Storm Dorian as of 11am had winds near 60mph as it approaches Barbados.
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Is A Tropical System Developing In The Bahamas?

Hot on the heels of Hurricane Barry, we could be talking about another system developing in the Atlantic Ocean. There is an 'invest" located in the Bahamas that appears to be developing into some sort of organized system and it could impact our weather here in Orlando. The area now labeled invest...
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Q & A with Jay: Hurricane Information

Hurricane season is officially here and you never know what Mother Nature has in store for us in Central Florida. So, you want to be prepared when it comes to safety, supplies and having a plan. But, when should you start planning? What do you need in your hurricane supply kit? How many storms can...
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Reminder: Hurricane Season Is Upon Us

The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season doesn't officially begin until June 1st, but don't tell that to Mother Nature. There is an area of disturbed weather in the Atlantic that is showing signs of organization and forecasters are giving it a pretty good chance at developing. The disturbance should...
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Hurricane Michael Was A Category 5 Storm At Landfall

Hurricane Michael was a storm that came out of nowhere, then suddenly grew into a monster 155 mph category 4 storm before making landfall in the Florida panhandle. Or so we thought. Researchers now have enough data to suggest that the storm may have actually had 160 mph sustained winds at landfall...
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Hurricane Michael Intensifies With Sights Set On Florida

Seemingly out of nowhere, there is a hurricane churning in the southern Gulf of Mexico with its mind set on a date with the Florida coastline.
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Donate Hurricane Supplies To The Carolinas Today

If you'd like to donate supplies, here's what you need to know...
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Hurricane Florence Continues Trek In Atlantic, Path Uncertain

Hurricane Florence continues to churn towards the central Atlantic Ocean. Florence at one point had maximum sustained winds of 130 mph which made it a category 4 storm, but has since run into some wind shear and dry air that has weakend the storm to a category 2 hurricane with 105 mph winds. The...
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Hurricane Florence Strengthens In Atlantic, Path Uncertain

Now is a good time to make sure those hurricane kits are up-to-date. As we enter the "peak" of hurricane season, the Atlantic Ocean is coming alive with plenty of areas to watch, including Hurricane Florence . Florence is now a category 3 storm with winds near 120mph, which makes Florence the first...
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