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Rad Video Effects and Aieral Footage of Tampa Bay by Blane Arnold

Hurricane Irma Closures

Hurricane Irma is making landfall right now around 3:45pm on the Florida peninsula just south of Naples.  Its projected path brings the eye over the densely populated area of west central Florida. The forecast of this storm brings potentially serious impacts to Pinellas County and the Tampa Bay area.  It’s prompted many closures.  In fact, much of state’s economy has gone completely silent.  Everything is closed from gas stations, to grocery stores, to industrial districts. Continue reading Hurricane Irma Closures

Cold Front: The Surf Forecast 02.25.17 (updated Wed, Mar 1st)

WFL Wednesday March, 1st 2017 update: Friday the surf comes up to around 4-5 feet at 6 seconds from the northwest, with winds from the north. The surf peaks between noon and 3pm.  The skies will be cloudy in the morning, clearing by afternoon. The highs are in the low 70s.  In Clearwater the tide comes in from 8:30a-2:30pm, about 2 feet. Then, the tide drops about 2.5 feet until just after 9pm. Continue reading Cold Front: The Surf Forecast 02.25.17 (updated Wed, Mar 1st)

Great Horned Owl Rescued by a Caring and Observant Citizen

A condominium complex resident in Countryside noticed a owl behaving in a strange manner.  Owls are usually nocturnal animals, and are typically cautious of humans.  It is usually a clear sign of distress of some kind when a large mature bird like this one doesn’t fly away at the first sight of humans.  The Clearwater Police Department deputies Continue reading Great Horned Owl Rescued by a Caring and Observant Citizen