Melissa Feito
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December 21, 2022

Experts stress cold weather safety ahead of frigid holiday weekend

With a cold front expected to hit the East Coast this weekend, experts are reminding people of cold weather safety tips ahead of the holidays. An arctic cold front is forecasted to sweep into Florida beginning Friday. The Panhandle and North Florida are expected to see the coldest temperatures, with lows falling below freezing and staying frigid through the holiday

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November 17, 2022

Warmer, drier winter predicted for Florida

Florida is looking at a warmer and drier than average winter season according to outlooks from NOAA. This follows a trend of higher-than-average temperatures in the last month and a drought persisting on the Panhandle due to low precipitation rates. Hurricane Nicole helped alleviate dry conditions mostly across Central and North Central Florida. Chris Fuhrmann, a regional climatologist for the

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October 21, 2022

Dry, warm winter likely as La Niña continues for third year

La Niña is expected to lead to a warmer and drier winter across Florida during the upcoming winter season for the third consecutive winter. For only the third time since record-keeping began in the late 1800s, a “triple dip” La Niña event is expected according to the latest outlook issued by the Climate Prediction Center. This occurs when La Niña

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