Gulf of Mexico

Dry Start For The First Of June

    A dry and warm forecast for the start of June. High pressure centered over the plains will continue to dominate our weather pattern for a few more days, before weakening and…

SUNGLASSES AND SHORTS WEATHER FORECAST

    Spring has officially arrived by the calendar.  Let's be truthful spring temperatures have been around for awhile in our viewing area.  Speaking of temperatures, highs today will be more like late…

Study: Deepwater Horizon Spill Worse Than Thought

(CNN) - A new study says the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was far bigger than originally estimated. It happened after an explosion and fire at the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010, which dumped about…

Occasional Thunderstorm Around Here

Oppressive humidity remains the name of the game around here.  A stationary front situated to our north does not have the energy necessary to drive a wedge of lower humidity into the region. …

Barry Strolling Through The Northern Gulf

The coverage to afternoon and early nighttime thunderstorms will gradually increase Friday due to high humidity in place, and a stationary front to our north.   The prospects of isolated severe weather is not…

What Becomes Barry Gets Buried

The birth of Barry is underway in the northern Gulf of Mexico.   The storm will likely strengthen into a tropical depression Thursday, followed by tropical storm status (Barry) Thursday night or Friday.   It…

Hit/Miss PM T-Storms

Widely separated thunderstorms will continue with the max heating of the day this week.   That means afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be on the prowl; there will even be patches of early morning…