Tampa Weather Today: Breezy and dry, not much rain through the day

For today’s weather forecast, the wind is blowing from the east today and will get up over Tuesday. Wind gusts might reach 20-25 mph during the afternoon. Because these winds transport moisture from the Atlantic Ocean, a brief, stray shower is conceivable, but the chance of rain is only 10%. Otherwise, it quickly warms up, … Read more

Tampa Weather Today: Subtropical Storm Don forms in Atlantic

Subtropical Storm Don emerged in the central Atlantic early Friday morning and is likely to decrease gradually in the following days without threatening land. According to a Friday morning report from the National Hurricane Center, the system was about 1,100 miles west southwest of the Azores and moving north at around 6 mph. Forecasters estimate … Read more

Oceans around Florida get warmer – here’s how it will affect the upcoming hurricanes

Just over a month ago, hurricane forecasters predicted that the number of storms will be slightly lower than typical for the forthcoming hurricane season. They’re now expecting slightly above-normal rainfall, owing to warm seas in the Atlantic Ocean, which are ideal for storm strengthening. This year, the water off the Florida coast is less of … Read more