Weather

Weather Wednesday

Weather Wednesday

This Weather Wednesday, we are tracking the threat for severe weather. A late season cold front will be moving across the state, bringing us thunderstorms late this afternoon and tonight. Before it gets here, expect windy conditions, with a south wind at 20 to 25 mph. Scattered showers and storms are possible early in the […]

Palm Beach Zoo contemplates their drought strategy

Palm Beach Zoo contemplates their drought strategy

The Palm Beach Zoo is strategizing to make sure animals are not affected by the current drought that is still gripping the state. Although the rainy season is clearly on the way, as evidenced by the recent return of daily showers, the extremely harsh dry season has taken it’s toll. The zoo has two wells […]

Weather Wednesday

Weather Wednesday

Get ready for a windy Weather Wednesday! High pressure to our east is bringing in strong winds today. They’ll be out of the east at 20-25 mph. We have a high risk of rip currents at the beaches, so use caution if you plan on heading out there today. A few isolated showers are possible […]

Letter to the editor: Water shortage warning aims to reduce water use, protect water resources

Letter to the editor: Water shortage warning aims to reduce water use, protect water resources

Neon green grass might be the ideal landscape for many, but current drought conditions are making that difficult to achieve. In May, the St. Johns River Water Management District expanded a Water Shortage Warning that spans Florida’s Space Coast up to Florida’s First Coast, and includes all of central Florida. The objective of the Water […]

Weather Wednesday

Weather Wednesday

Get ready for a warm Wednesday! With a large area of high pressure in place, we will be warm and dry for the rest of the week. Expect temperatures near 90 degrees under sunny skies. Moving closer to the weekend, a front will move through. The front is fairly dry, so rain chances are low […]

Prepare for hurricane season as Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Science, Mitigation and Preparedness event takes place at MODS

Prepare for hurricane season as Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Science, Mitigation and Preparedness event takes place at MODS

South Florida families are invited to a free day of activities at Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Science Mitigation and Preparedness on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Florida Division of Emergency Management and Florida International University’s International Hurricane Research Center. Partners include Broward County […]