5.6 Million Asked To Evacuate In Florida As Powerful Hurricane Irma ApproachesIrma took direct aim at Florida on Friday and officials asked 5.6 million people statewide to evacuate, as the monstrous Category 4 hurricane spun along a long-feared path right through the heart of the peninsula.
Powerful Hurricane Irma Slams Caribbean, Eyes USHurricane Irma roared into the Caribbean with record-setting force early Wednesday, shaking people in their homes on the islands of Antigua and Barbuda on a path toward Puerto Rico and possibly Florida by the weekend.
CBS New York's Severe Weather GuideAs our area braces for another bout of inclement weather, Tri-State Area residents are being urged to prepare themselves for the possibility of a severe storm.
Tropical Storm Hermine Barreling Toward Florida's Gulf Coast; Worries Mount About Tri-StateThe National Hurricane Center in Miami says Tropical Storm Hermine is gaining strength as it rumbles toward Florida's Gulf Coast.
High Winds, Heavy Rains Pound Jersey ShoreThe National Weather Service has issued coastal flood warnings Friday with widespread tidal flooding expected during high tides throughout this weekend.
Tri-State Area Hit With More Rain As Hurricane's Path Takes ShapeThe Tri-State area is dealing with another day of wet and dreary weather Friday but got some comfort as forecasters said the powerful Hurricane Joaquin would likely stay out at sea.
NY, NJ Officials Urge Caution As Storms, Hurricane Joaquin ApproachThe governors of New York and New Jersey are warning residents to prepare for drenching storms that could cause power outages and close roads as Hurricane Joaquin gains strength.
De Blasio Talks Hurricane Preparedness As Tropical Storm Bertha Churns In AtlanticDe Blasio appeared alongside Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph Esposito in Brooklyn Friday to talk hurricane preparedness.
Severe Storms Blast Tri-State For Second Night In A RowWatches and warnings are in effect across the Tri-State area as severe weather moves in, a day after strong thunderstorms downed trees and power lines and flooded streets.
Plans For Federal Sandy Aid Earmarked For Conn. Relief Effort Open For CommentTwo plans detailing how the state will spend $82.5 million in federal relief for damage caused by Sandy are now available for public comment.
Federal Report: Sandy Warnings Were Confusing Despite Accurate ForecastsFederal weather forecasts for Superstorm Sandy were exceptionally accurate last fall, but the warnings themselves were confusing, an internal review found.
'Sandy' Being Retired From Tropical Storm NamesIt's a name we'll never forget but will thankfully not have to hear about again -- as far as storms go.

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