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Feeling the heat: Earth in July was hottest month on record

WASHINGTON — Federal officials say July was Earth’s hottest month on record, smashing old marks.
Published: 08/20/15
Familiar Tampa-area forecast: Hot with scattered afternoon storms

Familiar Tampa-area forecast: Hot with scattered afternoon storms

Today’s Tampa-area forecast: same ol’ stuff.
Published: 08/20/15
Tropical Storm Danny heads slowly westward over the Atlantic

Tropical Storm Danny heads slowly westward over the Atlantic

Tropical Storm Danny is moving slowly across the Atlantic, and forecasters say it could still become a hurricane.
Published: 08/19/15
Updated: 08/20/15
Tampa-area forecast: Summer heat, scattered late-day storms

Tampa-area forecast: Summer heat, scattered late-day storms

The summer pattern of scattered late-day thunderstorms will continue today in the Tampa Bay area.
Published: 08/19/15
Tropical Storm Danny forms in central Atlantic, expected to strengthen

Tropical Storm Danny forms in central Atlantic, expected to strengthen

MIAMI – Tropical Storm Danny is strengthening over the Atlantic Ocean but remains well out to sea.
Published: 08/18/15
Late-day storms possible in Tampa area

Late-day storms possible in Tampa area

The weather pattern of the past few days will continue in the Tampa Bay area, forecasters say.
Published: 08/18/15
Flood of water-damaged vehicles hitting local repair shops

Flood of water-damaged vehicles hitting local repair shops

When a Hummer stretch limousine rushed by in the ankle-deep intersection and sent a wall of water onto Kathryn Wheelen’s car, stalling it out at Swann and Tampania avenues, she thought she’d wait out the downpour and get help.
Published: 08/17/15
Updated: 08/18/15
Hillsborough continues to assess damage amid more flood concerns

Hillsborough continues to assess damage amid more flood concerns

Hillsborough County emergency management teams have documented $1.2 million worth of flooding damage to private businesses and homes, but that wasn’t enough to get federal assistance for the victims.
Published: 08/17/15
Officials: Lightning likely sparks fire that destroys Land O’ Lakes home

Officials: Lightning likely sparks fire that destroys Land O’ Lakes home

Powerful storms that moved the Tampa Bay region on Sunday night may have caused a lightning strike that destroyed a two-story Land O’ Lakes home.
Published: 08/17/15
More flooding possible as strong afternoon storms push through Tampa area

More flooding possible as strong afternoon storms push through Tampa area

Rain chances will decrease heading through the work week, but not until another round of potentially heavy thunderstorms moves west through the region later this afternoon.
Published: 08/17/15