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2013 Hurricane Season

The Strange Phenomena That May Have Squelched Hurricane Season

The Tampa Tribune | Keith Morelli | Posted 12.23.2013 | Miami

Wind shears, water vapor and temperature, El Nino and La Nina all play a role in the formation of hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean. This year, the Sa...

What Happened To Hurricane Season?

Posted 10.17.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: Nearly one year after Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast, the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season has not pr...

Newly-Formed Hurricane Narrowly Misses Major Record

Posted 09.11.2013 | Green

By Andrea Thompson, Planet Earth Editor: As expected, what was Tropical Storm Humberto became the first hurricane of the 2013 season early this mor...

The Calm Before The Storms

Posted 08.27.2013 | Green

By Becky Oskin, LiveScience Staff Writer: Calls for an active 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, with six to nine hurricanes, have been met with silen...

Scary Hurricane Season On Its Way, NOAA Warns

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 10.08.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — This Atlantic hurricane season may not be quite as busy as federal forecasters once thought, but they still warn of an unusually a...

New Prediction For 2013 Hurricane Season

Reuters | Posted 10.02.2013 | Green

By Kevin Gray Aug 2 (Reuters) - The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season will see above-average activity, but cooler ocean waters may make i...

Why We're Safe For A Few Weeks

Sun Sentinel | KEN KAYE | Posted 09.28.2013 | Miami

Florida is probably safe from a hurricane hit over the next couple of weeks, thanks to the same atmospheric conditions that mangled Tropical Storms Ch...

Hurricane On The Way?

AP | Posted 08.25.2013 | World

MIAMI — Hurricane Cosme (KAHS'-may) has strengthened to its likely peak intensity in the Pacific Ocean well off the coast of Mexico. The hurric...

Tropical Storm Andrea Hammers Florida

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 08.06.2013 | Miami

MIAMI — The first named storm of the Atlantic season hammered Florida with rain, heavy winds, and tornadoes Thursday as it moved toward the coas...

QUIZ: Are You Ready For Hurricane Season?

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 06.01.2013 | Green

June 1 marks the official start of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting an "active or...

Experts: State's Insurance Market Is Vulnerable

Reuters | Posted 08.01.2013 | Miami

* As storm season starts, Florida worries about insurance * State-run firm covers 21 pct of residential insurance * Flor...

Hurricane Season Could Be Exceptionally Bad This Year

Posted 05.30.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season starts Saturday, and scientists are warning that it is likely to be a do...

NOAA Releases 2013 Hurricane Season Predictions

Posted 05.24.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts that the 2013 hurricane season, which begi...

How Many Hurricanes Will 2013 Bring?

Posted 05.15.2013 | Green

From AccuWeather's Jillian MacMath: After a devastating blow to the East from Superstorm Sandy in October of 2012, residents and homeowners on the ...

Weather Agencies To Suffer Cuts, Furloughs During Hurricane Season

Sun Sentinel | By William E. Gibson | Posted 06.23.2013 | Miami

The nation's cash-strapped weather-forecasting system, though partly spared from federal budget cuts known as sequestration, is about to get pinched o...

How Bad Will Hurricane Season Be?

Florida Keys Keynoter | | Posted 06.13.2013 | Miami

The first forecast for the six-month 2013 hurricane season came out Wednesday, and it doesn't look much different than what happened in the 2012 seaso...