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  • Put boats away; flood threat diminishes

    What remains of Erika is expected to make landfall in the Florida panhandle by Tuesday evening. Most of the heavy rain associated with it is expected to occur well west of Jacksonville.

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    Hurricane Fred lashes Cape Verde Islands

    The Cape Verde Islands were under a hurricane warning Monday night as Hurricane Fred lashed the eastern Atlantic chain, bringing 75-mph winds and heavy rains, according to the National Hurricane Center.

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  • NE Florida flood watches discontinued

    Clay County remains under a flood warning overnight, but the National Weather Service has dropped flood watches for Flagler, St. Johns and Putnam counties.

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  • Dominica digs out from Erika damage

    Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged through mud, rocks and uprooted trees Saturday to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and left nearly 50 missing in the eastern Caribbean…

  • Erika dissipates; no longer a tropical storm

    Even though the storm has lost its tropical characteristics, the moisture is still there and headed toward Florida.

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Photo by Lee Holt with Holt Media Productions

Mother nature's weekend light show

Two local photographers were out last weekend capturing shots of lightning and sky conditions as storms moved through Jacksonville. 

Rains coming off Gulf flood Tampa Bay

PHOTO STORY: A mandatory evacuation order is in effect for people living in flood-prone areas near New Port Richey following heavy rain over the weekend. Emergency management officials are also continuing to monitor the situation in low-lying parts of Tampa.

Afternoon storms bringing wild weather across Duval County

Late afternoon storms on Tuesday brought massive amounts of flooding and lightning strikes. 

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Thunderstorms, hail hit area, leave damage

PHOTOS: Severe thunderstorms brought winds, rain and hail to Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia on Tuesday.

Weather Interactives

Extreme weather: U.S. weather records

Winter storm Cleon is pushing East and is expected to bring snow, ice and low temperatures to most of the U.S. See how the winter storm compares to the largest blizzards and low temps in history.


Find out all you need to know about lightning.


Find out all that you need to know about hail.


Interactive: Learn More About Hurricanes

As Americans prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, East Coast residents are eyeing a storm that could become a hurricane and dampen their holiday fun. Find out all you need to know about these destructive storms.



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