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    Tropical Depression 2 Not Looking Healthy

    Tropical Depression 2 Not Looking Healthy

    Tropical Depression #2 is currently located around 1,000 miles east of the Lesser Antilles. As it moves towards the west, conditions are becoming increasingly unfavorable for it to hold together. As it approaches the Caribbean Sea, the forecast calls for it to dissipate.
    Tropical Depression #2 is currently located around 1,000 miles east of the Lesser Antilles. As it moves towards the west, conditions are becoming increasingly unfavorable for it to hold together. As it approaches the Caribbean Sea, the forecast calls for it to dissipate.

  • Tropical Depression #2 Forms

    Tropical Depression #2 Forms

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:01:48 GMT
    Tropical Depression #2 has formed in the central Atlantic. It is a small and weak system, about halfway between Africa and the Caribbean. In the next several days it will move westward toward the Caribbean, but not likely have a big impact.
    Tropical Depression #2 has formed in the central Atlantic. It is a small and weak system, about halfway between Africa and the Caribbean. In the next several days it will move westward toward the Caribbean, but not likely have a big impact.
  • Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Monday, June 9 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-06-10 01:13:42 GMT
    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, ten years ago on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. You'll see the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, ten years ago on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. You'll see the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
  • New Five Day Outlook for Tropical Storm Formation

    New Five Day Outlook for Tropical Storm Formation

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:05:08 GMT
    Five Day Tropical Weather OutlookFive Day Tropical Weather Outlook
    Starting July 1, the Tropical Weather Outlook from the National Hurricane Center will be enhanced, to go out to five days. The current Tropical Weather Outlook gives the percent chance of formation of a new tropical system in the next two days. The new graphic will be busier simply because it includes five days, rather than two days.
    Starting July 1, the Tropical Weather Outlook from the National Hurricane Center will be enhanced, to go out to five days. The current Tropical Weather Outlook gives the percent chance of formation of a new tropical system in the next two days. The new graphic will be busier simply because it includes five days, rather than two days.
  • New Storm Surge Maps for Hurricane Season

    New Storm Surge Maps for Hurricane Season

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:04:41 GMT
    Storm Surge Potential GraphicStorm Surge Potential Graphic
    Starting this 2014 hurricane season, NOAA’s National Hurricane Center will begin issuing an experimental graphic, Potential Storm Surge Flooding, whenever a hurricane or tropical storm creates a threat of rising water from wind. The graphic shows potential, not guaranteed, height of water above ground level.
    Starting this 2014 hurricane season, NOAA’s National Hurricane Center will begin issuing an experimental graphic, Potential Storm Surge Flooding, whenever a hurricane or tropical storm creates a threat of rising water from wind. The graphic shows potential, not guaranteed, height of water above ground level.
  • A "New" December Subtropical Storm in the Atlantic

    A "New" December Subtropical Storm in the Atlantic

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:02:06 GMT
    Did you hear about the Atlantic subtropical storm in early December of last year? Probably not. It was not declared as a subtropical storm until recently. The subtropical storm was small and brief near the Azores. It goes into the database for 2013 as unnamed.
    Did you hear about the Atlantic subtropical storm in early December of last year? Probably not. It was not declared as a subtropical storm until recently. The subtropical storm was small and brief near the Azores. It goes into the database for 2013 as unnamed.
  • Top 5 Weather Events for Mobile area in 2013

    Top 5 Weather Events for Mobile area in 2013

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-04-01 19:53:48 GMT
    We got through2013 without a hurricane landfall. That doesn’t mean there was no memorable local weather in the WKRG-TV viewing area. Aside from temperature ups and downs, 2013 delivered a damaging tornado, a photogenic waterspout, lots of rain, and two near-misses from tropical storms.
    We got through 2013 without a hurricane landfall. That doesn’t mean there was no memorable local weather in the WKRG-TV viewing area. Aside from temperature ups and downs, 2013 delivered a damaging tornado, a photogenic waterspout, lots of rain, and two near-misses from tropical storms.
  • US Energy Impact from Tropical Storms

    US Energy Impact from Tropical Storms

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-04-01 19:49:49 GMT
    Here's a new interactive online tool that gives you a better idea of how energy production is affected by tropical storms and hurricanes, from the US Energy Information Administration, based on the track forecast.
    Here's a new interactive online tool that gives you a better idea of how energy production is affected by tropical storms and hurricanes, from the US Energy Information Administration, based on the track forecast.
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  • Hurricane Knowledge

    Hurricane Knowledge

    If you've been through a few hurricanes then you know that no two are the same. Some bring extremes of wind, water, surge or tornadoes. We live where tropical storms and hurricanes visit. Be prepared with knowledge.
    If you've been through a few hurricanes then you know that no two are the same. Some bring extremes of wind, water, surge or tornadoes. We live where tropical storms and hurricanes visit so it's an annual concern. Be prepared with knowledge.
  • Hurricane Preparation

    Hurricane Preparation

    We live in hurricane territory along the Gulf Coast. Make no mistake, this is where tropical storms visit and we've all got to be prepared. Here are tips, links and phone numbers to get you started.
    We live in hurricane territory along the Gulf Coast. Make no mistake, this is where tropical storms visit and we've all got to be prepared. Here are tips, links and phone numbers to get you started.
  • Hurricane Myths Can Mislead You

    Hurricane Myths Can Mislead You

    We've all heard a lot of old sayings about hurricanes. Many are nothing more than myths. Myths can get you hurt, facts can save your property and lives.
    We've all heard a lot of old sayings about hurricanes. Many are nothing more than myths. Myths can get you hurt, facts can save your property and lives.
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