Tropical Storm Barry forms in the Gulf

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Barry has formed in the Gulf of Mexico and forecasters say it could become a hurricane as it threatens...

Texas governor says state is preparing for storm

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says officials are gearing up for a storm moving across the Gulf that could evolve into a...

Storm in the Gulf could become hurricane by the weekend

The National Hurricane Center is keeping an eye on a disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico that is making its way toward Louisiana and...

NWS warns of possible weak funnel clouds

The Brownsville National Weather Service is warning that conditions are favorable for the development of weak tropical funnel clouds on Tuesday. The warning comes as...

Tropics Arise: Gushers of rain forecast with wave headed to Valley

HARLINGEN — Hurricane season is here, but the Valley’s first brush with tropical weather will arrive without the drama. A tropical disturbance slowly creeping up the...

Valley could receive beneficial rain

Valley could receive beneficial rain By LAURA B. MARTINEZ Staff Writer A tropical disturbance hanging around the Bay of Campeche will likely bring heavy rain to parts...

County leaders urge residents to plan ahead for disasters

WESLACO — Just under two weeks until the official start of hurricane season, forecasters have already seen the first named storm system form —...