This link contains the official list of names for tropical cyclones/hurricanes for 2013 and beyond from the National Hurricane CenterMore >> This link contains the official list of names for tropical cyclones/hurricanes for 2013 and beyond from the National Hurricane CenterMore >> Get an explanation of tropical weather terminology, including watches and warnings.More >> According to the National Hurricane Center, the greatest potential for loss of life during a hurricane is from a storm surge. A storm surge consists of water pushed towards a shoreline by the force of winds circulating around the storm.More >> Experts say the best way to protect your home from costly hurricane damage is to protect the areas in which wind can enter. A great time to hurricane your proof your home is when you are making other improvements or adding an addition.More >> The Saffir-Simpson scale is used to rank hurricanes on a scale from 1-5. Click here to learn more about the scale.More >> Atlantic Names 200520062007200820092010 Arlene Bret Cindy Dennis Emily Franklin Gert Harvey Irene Jose Katrina Lee Maria Nate Ophelia Philippe Rita Stan Tammy Vince Wilma Alberto Beryl Chris Debby Ernesto Florence Gordon Helene Isaac Joyce Kirk Leslie Michael Nadine Oscar Patty Rafael Sandy Tony Valerie WilliamMore >> TROPICAL STORM WATCHAn announcement that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are possible within the specified coastal area within 48 hours.TROPICAL STORM WARNINGAn announcementMore >> The ingredients for a hurricane include a pre-existing weather disturbance, warm tropical oceans, moisture, and relatively light winds aloft. If the right conditions persist long enough, they can combineMore >>
President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military campaign has broad support but faces skepticism after more...More >> American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Barack Obama's current strategy fails, the nation's top military officer said Tuesday as Congress plunged into an...More >> (Source: WSFA 12 News) An event that brings Oktoberfest and barbecue is headed back to the circle city. The third annual Porktoberque will be held at the Houston county farm center on Sept. 26 and 27. On Tuesday during a pressMore >> An event that brings Oktoberfest and barbecue is headed back to the circle city. The third annual Porktoberque will be held at the Houston county farm center on Sept. 26 and 27.
The NFL players' union has appealed the league's indefinite suspension of Ray Rice.More >> The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night.More >> (Source: WSFA 12 News) The expansion of the Dothan landfill has caused a lot of debate between the city and residents that live close to the area. After Tuesday's city commission meeting, it looks like the expansion is makingMore >> The expansion of the Dothan landfill has caused a lot of debate between the city and residents that live close to the area.More >> By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press The killer had a grudge against the Pennsylvania State Police, regularly visited a local shooting range to keep his skills sharp, and picked just the right...More >> Hundreds of law enforcement officers fanned out across the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday in the hunt for a heavily armed survivalist suspected of ambushing two troopers as part of a deadly vendetta against...More >>