That doesn't mean there's going to be a tsunami in Tampa Bay, but it does show just how strong this storm is — and, once the water returns, you still won't want to be caught standing in what is usually the bay. 

But, as people do, some folks ventured out anyway.  Read more...

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Hurricane Irma is making oceans vanish before the flooding

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Before the water rushes in, it disappears.

Tampa Bay, Florida, is expected to see potentially catastrophic flooding on Sunday as Hurricane Irma roars into the city, but Irma's vastness and intensely low pressure have vacuumed water away from parts of Florida's western coast ahead of the coming inundation. 

That doesn't mean there's going to be a tsunami in Tampa Bay, but it does show just how strong this storm is — and, once the water returns, you still won't want to be caught standing in what is usually the bay. 

But, as people do, some folks ventured out anyway.  Read more...

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