WEATHER WHY’S


Why Another [Winter] Warm Up is on the Way

December 10, 2016 • By Meteorologist Jeff Huffman

The title of this story might be one we can repeat multiple times this winter.  Warmer than normal temperatures are expected in Florida for the...


Relentless Heat to Continue Next 10 Days

July 20, 2016 • By UF Forecaster Amanda Holly

Update: We made an error in how we interpreted the data from the North Carolina State Climate Office.  The heat index climatology we passed along is based...


Wrong Zones, Higher Rates Put More Floridians at Risk

June 26, 2016 • By UF Forecaster Danielle Prinz

If you're not in a flood zone, you can still flood. UF Forecaster Danielle Prinz shows us why it's important for all Florida homeowners to have flood insurance, and how it may be cheaper than you think....


When Sea Breezes Collide in Gainesville

June 11, 2016 • By Meteorologist Jeff Huffman

[View the story "Sea breezes collide on Gainesville" on Storify]   If you have a damage photo or report, please use the hashtag #WeatherTogether or...


Challenges with the Cutoffs

April 11, 2016 • By Meteorologist Jeff Huffman

Gators like to wear “jorts”. That’s a fancier term (so they say) for cut-off jeans. While it may be a fashion statement on a tailgate,...