Latest Tropical storms News

15 sea turtles released after rehabbing in the Florida Keys

Nov. 14, 2022 07:21 AM EST

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — A green sea turtle named after Hurricane Ian was among 15 injured sea turtles released in Gulf Stream waters off Key West by staff from a turtle hospital and members of a powerboat racing team vying for the sport’s world championship. “Ian” was found...

Rains from Nicole douse eastern US from Georgia to Canada

Nov. 11, 2022 20:53 PM EST

WILBUR-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. (AP) — Heavy rain from the remnants of Hurricane Nicole covered the eastern United States from Georgia to the Canadian border Friday while hundreds of people on a hard-hit stretch of Florida’s coast wondered when, or if, they could return to their homes. ...

Tropical Storm Nicole weakens to depression, reaches Georgia

Nov. 10, 2022 22:32 PM EST

WILBUR-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicole weakened to a tropical depression Thursday night as it crossed the Florida Panhandle on its way north into Georgia. The storm had sent Florida homes toppling into the Atlantic Ocean earlier Thursday and threatened a row of...

Nicole downgrades to tropical storm over east-central Florida; strong winds, dangerous storm surge, heavy rains continue

Nov. 10, 2022 05:23 AM EST
MIAMI (AP) — Nicole downgrades to tropical storm over east-central Florida; strong winds, dangerous storm surge, heavy rains continue.

Hurricane Nicole forms; Florida awaits rare November storm

Nov. 09, 2022 22:12 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — A Florida-bound storm strengthened into Hurricane Nicole on Wednesday evening as it pounded the Bahamas, and U.S. officials ordered evacuations that included former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club. It’s a rare November hurricane for storm-weary Florida,...

Tropical Storm Nicole makes landfall in Bahamas as it heads toward Florida coast

Nov. 09, 2022 12:14 PM EST
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicole makes landfall in Bahamas as it heads toward Florida coast.

Tropical Storm Nicole churns toward Bahamas, Florida

Nov. 08, 2022 22:19 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicole churned toward the northwestern Bahamas and Florida's Atlantic coastline on Tuesday, gradually gaining strength as it neared hurricane strength, forecasters said. Nicole reached 70 mph (110 kph) late Tuesday, just shy of the 74 mph (119 kph) to...

NASA launch of moon rocket delayed again by tropical weather

Nov. 08, 2022 19:27 PM EST

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (AP) — NASA is again postponing the launch of its new moon rocket because of a storm threatening the Florida coast. Fuel leaks have kept the rocket grounded since August. Then Hurricane Ian forced the rocket back to the hangar at Kennedy Space Center at the end...

Hurricane watch: Subtropical storm eyes Florida, Bahamas

Nov. 07, 2022 19:01 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Subtropical Storm Nicole is now expected to become a hurricane over the Bahamas before hitting Florida’s east coast on Wednesday, just well enough after polls close to avoid disrupting voting on Election Day, forecasters said. "We won’t really start...

Hong Kong braces for Tropical Storm Nalgae

Nov. 02, 2022 09:16 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Schools and offices closed and some events were canceled in Hong Kong on Wednesday as Tropical Storm Nalgae swept south of the city, while a finance conference meant to restore Hong Kong's image as an international business center went ahead. As the city braced...