This link contains the official list of names for tropical cyclones/hurricanes for 2013 and beyond from the National Hurricane CenterMore > This link contains the official list of names for tropical cyclones/hurricanes for 2013 and beyond from the National Hurricane CenterMore >
Get an explanation of tropical weather terminology, including watches and warnings.More > According to the National Hurricane Center, the greatest potential for loss of life during a hurricane is from a storm surge. A storm surge consists of water pushed towards a shoreline by the force of winds circulating around the storm.More > Experts say the best way to protect your home from costly hurricane damage is to protect the areas in which wind can enter. A great time to hurricane your proof your home is when you are making other improvements or adding an addition.More > The Saffir-Simpson scale is used to rank hurricanes on a scale from 1-5. Click here to learn more about the scale.More > Atlantic Names 200520062007200820092010 Arlene Bret Cindy Dennis Emily Franklin Gert Harvey Irene Jose Katrina Lee Maria Nate Ophelia Philippe Rita Stan Tammy Vince Wilma Alberto Beryl Chris Debby Ernesto Florence Gordon Helene Isaac Joyce Kirk Leslie Michael Nadine Oscar Patty Rafael Sandy Tony Valerie WilliamMore > TROPICAL STORM WATCHAn announcement that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are possible within the specified coastal area within 48 hours.TROPICAL STORM WARNINGAn announcementMore > The ingredients for a hurricane include a pre-existing weather disturbance, warm tropical oceans, moisture, and relatively light winds aloft. If the right conditions persist long enough, they can combineMore >
If snow lovers think they just didn't get enough of it on Monday and Tuesday, forecasters are starting to come into agreement that a storm system expected to impact the area Saturday could bring largeMore > If snow lovers think they didn't get enough of it Monday and Tuesday, forecasters agree that a storm is likely this weekend and it's expected to bring snow as early as Saturday morning.More > 31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.More > The national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa says a man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela's memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a...More > As one world leader after another paid homage to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service, the man standing at arm's length from them appeared to interpret their words in sign language. But advocates for the deaf say he...More > A Naugatuck man was arrested after two children were found shivering outside in the cold on Tuesday.Joseph Markey, 26, now faces risk of injury charges.Police said around 11:30 a.m. they were called toMore > A Naugatuck man was arrested after two children were found shivering outside in the cold on Tuesday.More > In the mood for an extra $400 million? Well if you purchase a Mega Millions ticket for Friday's drawing that's what you could end up with.There was no jackpot winner for Tuesday night's drawing, but someoneMore > In the mood for an extra $400 million? Well if you purchase a Mega Millions ticket for Friday's drawing that's what you could end up with.More >
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A daring rescue that helped save a mother and her three year-old son. The firefighter didn't think twice about running up into a burning building in New Haven after hearing a women yelling for help."ItMore > A daring rescue helped save a mother and her 3-year-old son.More > A Christmas advertisement for a Canadian airline is taking the Internet by storm.WestJet Airlines set up a booth in Toronto where passengers could tell Santa Claus, of the North Pole, what they wantedMore > A Christmas advertisement for a Canadian airline is taking the internet by storm.More >
Here is the latest from the Early Warning Forecast Center.
Winter cold here to stay for awhile.More >
Claudia Ann Lucero. (Source: Facebook) Claudia Ann Lucero was last seen at her Mesa home about 6:30 a.m. Thursday.More > A police spokeswoman called the death "suspicious" and said the body was found early Friday morning at the Sun Gardens Apartments at 860 E. Brown Road.More > Bristol officials say they are undeterred in enforcing property code banning blight after an out-of-town landlord was arrested on charges of threatening to blow up City Hall in a dispute over grass thatMore > Bristol officials say they are not deterred in enforcing the property code after a landlord was arrested on charges of threatening to blow up City Hall in a dispute over unmowed grass.More >