Tampa Bay Weather

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Tampa Bay Radar by National Weather Service

Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings
Latest radar image from the Tampa Bay Area, FL radar and current weather warnings

NWS Atlantic Alerts

5-Day Uncertainty Track last updated Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:35:36 GMT Wind Speed Probabilities last updated Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:05:45 GMT...

NWS Florida Storm Alerts

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFE...

NWS Southeast Loop

NWS Southeast Radar

NWS National Mosaic

NWS National Radar

NWS Tropical Radar

NWS National Radar

Storm Info

The Latest from NOAA

NOAA Main information page

NOAA Watch

Tracking Information

Blank Tracking Map

Tracking the Eye

Practical Guide to Tracking

Track Driving Conditions at the Florida Highway Patrol

Current traffic conditions can be monitored by all motorists by checking the FHP Live Traffic Report online at: http://www.flhsmv.gov/fhp/traffic/crs_h501.htm. Motorists may also call 511 for current updates as well.

Safety Tips from the American Red Cross

Consumer Advice from Florida's Attorney General

Victims of any natural disaster, be it a hurricane, flood, or earthquake can fall prey to scam artists out to make an unfair profit. Witness to price gouging? Toll-free hotline at 1-866-9-NO-SCAM (1-866-966-7226) Find out how to protect yourself.

Affected by a Hurricane?

In the event your area receives a Federal Disaster Declaration: Register for Disaster Assistance by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or TTY 1-800-462-7585 for the speech and hearing impaired. More information in English and Spanish.

Tampa Electric Company (TECO)

Customers can call 1-877-588-1010 to report a power outage 24 hours a day, seven days a week through our automated system (which is available in English and Spanish). http://www.tampaelectric.com/

When is Hurricane Season?

June 1 - November 30

What Is A Hurricane?

A hurricane is technically a "tropical cyclone" - a weather disturbance which forms in the tropics and is accompanied by thunderstorms and a counterclockwise circulation of winds.

These dangerous storms are classified according to their wind speeds:

1. TROPICAL DEPRESSION

An organized system of clouds and thunderstorms with a defined surface circulation and maximum sustained winds of 38 mph or less.

2. TROPICAL STORM

An organized system of strong thunderstorms with a defined surface circulation and maximum sustained winds of 39-73 mph.

3. HURRICANE

An intense tropical weather system of strong thunderstorms with a well-defined surface circulation and sustained winds of 74 mph or higher. more info

NOAA's National Weather Service

Latest local weather forecasts, warnings, watches and advisories.

Tampa Bay Area Radar (NOAA)

The Weather Channel

Shelter/Evacuation Maps

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County-by-County Emergency Management Operational Centers

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Click for Hurricane Preparedness info.

Prepare for a Hurricane

When it comes to hurricanes and tropical storms, Floridians have learned first hand that it pays to be prepared. There's a lot you can do to make sure you're ready. Survival in a Hurricane

Plan for your Pets

People with pets need to have a plan that includes evacuating with the pets or leaving them with a friend or family member that lives in a non-evacuation area. Pinellas County pet owners can pre-register for a pet shelter by calling (727) 582-2150.

Hillsborough County Pet Evacuation Shelters: Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation

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