Tropical Depression Fred 11PM update: Fred’s track shifts east, now closer to Florida coastline

This story is no longer being updated. Click here for the latest forecast track. TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Tropical Storm Fred, the sixth name storm of the hurricane season, has weakened into a tropical depression as it currently moves over Hispaniola, according to the National Hurricane Center. However, the storm’s track has gone further east, … Read more

Tracking the Tropics: What to expect from 2021 Atlantic hurricane season

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — June 1 marks the official start of the hurricane season, and experts are predicting another year of above-average tropical activity in the Atlantic basin. Last month, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced its prediction, giving a 60% chance of an above-normal season. NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center predicted 13 to 20 … Read more