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Tuesday, Feb 09, 2016

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No shadow: Pennsylvania groundhog ‘predicts’ early spring

No shadow: Pennsylvania groundhog ‘predicts’ early spring

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – The handlers of Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, said the furry rodent failed to see his shadow at dawn Tuesday, meaning he “predicted” an early spring.
Published: 02/02/16
Dense fog blanketing Tampa area at least through mid-morning

Dense fog blanketing Tampa area at least through mid-morning

Areas of dense fog have formed over the Tampa Bay area this morning, reducing visibility to a quarter-mile or less, the National Weather Service says.
Published: 02/02/16
Tampa-area forecast: Quite warm, humid to start workweek

Tampa-area forecast: Quite warm, humid to start workweek

It will be quite warm to start off the workweek in the Tampa area, with high temperatures jumping to near 80 degrees today.
Published: 02/01/16
Forecast: Warmer days ahead for Tampa Bay area

Forecast: Warmer days ahead for Tampa Bay area

More warm winter weather and sunny days are on the way for the Tampa Bay area.
Published: 01/31/16
Rain’s gone; Gasparilla weather should be fabulous after brief cool-down

Rain’s gone; Gasparilla weather should be fabulous after brief cool-down

Going to Gasparilla? The weather should be fabulous. Not going. Ditto, of course.
Published: 01/29/16
Strong currents, low tides leave heaps of live shells along Pinellas coast

Strong currents, low tides leave heaps of live shells along Pinellas coast

ST. PETERSBURG — Beach-goers have seen unusual numbers of conches, starfish and other sea creatures wash onto Pinellas County beaches in recent days, but experts say not to worry.
Published: 01/28/16
More rain, dense fog ahead of cold front in Tampa-area forecast

More rain, dense fog ahead of cold front in Tampa-area forecast

Some rain is still rolling in off the Gulf today into the Tampa area thanks to a meandering cold front over North Florida that made for a wet Wednesday. The front finally passes through later today.
Published: 01/28/16
Another round of downpours moving across central, south Florida

Another round of downpours moving across central, south Florida

After a heavy overnight soaking, another round of moderate to locally heavy rainfall is beginning to move ashore from the southwest, the National Weather Service says.
Published: 01/27/16
In snowed-under cities along East Coast, many struggle to return to work

In snowed-under cities along East Coast, many struggle to return to work

WASHINGTON — After more than three days with life at a virtual standstill in the nation’s capital and elsewhere up and down the East Coast, the cities hit hard by a massive snowstorm were getting closer to their normal routines.
Published: 01/26/16
Tampa-area foreacast: Warmer today, but storms coming Wednesday

Tampa-area foreacast: Warmer today, but storms coming Wednesday

It will be noticeably warmer in the Tampa area today, but storms return Wednesday with heavy rain, strong winds and a marginal risk for severe weather, forecasters say.
Published: 01/26/16