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The National Hurricane Center has worked with meteorologists across the country to create a comprehensive map that shows land vulnerable to storm surges in the event of a hurricane.
The First Coast has a mess on its hands the next several days as a very wet, slow moving storm system moves from the Gulf across Fl.
Two of the country's top disaster experts on Wednesday challenged emergency managers and forecasters from Texas to Maine to help educate coastal residents and developers about hurricane hazards.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Despite all the public education, a staggering 84 percent of people surveyed still believe wind, not water,is the greatest threat to their safety, and base their evacuation decisions on wind speed or a storm's category, the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes said this week.
The official start of hurricane season is less than two months away, on June 1. Although there were no hurricanes in 2013, Northern Virginia has gotten walloped in the past.
Last week the mayor's office said he'd release the report Thursday during an event - and while there's no official word on where that event will be held, it seems likely it will be on Staten Island.
Cris Martinez says the likelihood of a direct-landfall storm reaching Palm Beach County is 3.6 percent this hurricane season.
I'M SUZANNE ROANTREE FOR 95.7 WZID. THANKS. WITH HEAVY RAINS ADDING TO MELTING SNOW, FLOOD WATERS ARE RISING ACROSS PARTS OF THE STATE WITH SEVERAL ROADS CLOSED BECAUSE OF HIGH WATER, PARTICULARLY UP IN THE COLEBROOK AREA.
For some forecasters gathered for the National Hurricane Center's annual conference this week, last season proved a painful reminder of just how tricky their jobs can be.
Florida's last hurricane was Wilma in 2005, which also was the last major storm a Category 3 or stronger to hit U.S. shoreline.
When the Atlantic hurricane season opens June 1, national forecasters will roll out a new feature: color-coded and broadcast-ready maps to graphically show the potential for flooding from storm surges.
Rick Knabb, director of the National Hurricane Center, speaks about new color-coded maps that will help coastal residents understand the dangers of storm surge during the upcoming storm season at the 2014 National Hurricane Conference, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.
Six to 12 inches of heavy wet snow are in the forecast in the far northwest from Superior to Bayfield -- 6 to 10 inches in the Park Falls region -- 7 to 11 inches from Minocqua to Florence -- and 4 to 8 inches from Barron and Ladysmith northward.
Less than a thousand Consumers Energy customers in Muskegon County remained without power Tuesday morning, April 15, following the Saturday wind storm that knocked down power lines and trees.
The survey found that a vast majority of Americans, 84 percent, mistakenly base their life or death evacuation decisions on the hurricane category and/or wind speed.