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.
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.
It will be quite warm to start off the workweek in the Tampa area, with high temperatures jumping to near 80 degrees today.
More warm winter weather and sunny days are on the way for the Tampa Bay area.
Going to Gasparilla? The weather should be fabulous. Not going. Ditto, of course.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.