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Kimberly Miller

Kimberly Miller covers weather for The Palm Beach Post. She holds a Certificate in Weather Forecasting from Penn State University and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Arizona. Her previous beats have included real estate, K-12 education, universities and colleges, and general assignment. WeatherPlus blog More Kim Miller stories: PalmBeachPost.com | MyPalmBeachPost.com

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41 years ago today, something magical fell in South Florida
 Forty-one years ago today the atmosphere gave a frozen gift to South Floridians that many will never forget. Snow fell. From Tallahassee to Miami, flurries of white floated down, an event that amazed children and adults alike. The front page weather story on Jan. 20, 1977 began like this: Record-shattering cold that created heavy snow flurries...

Posted: 11 hours ago

Forty-one years ago today the atmosphere gave a frozen gift to South Floridians that many will never forget. Snow fell. From Tallahassee to Miami, flurries of white floated down, an event that amazed children and adults alike. The front page weather story on Jan. 20, 1977 began like this: Record-shattering cold that created heavy snow flurries...
This month’s cold blasts notable for low temps
 Palm Beach County temperatures plummeted into the 30s early Thursday, defying forecasters’ warmer predictions and marking the first time since 2014 that the official reading in West Palm Beach sank below 40 degrees twice in one month. The temperature at Palm Beach International Airport bottomed out at 39 degrees near dawn Thursday....

Posted: 12 hours ago

Palm Beach County temperatures plummeted into the 30s early Thursday, defying forecasters’ warmer predictions and marking the first time since 2014 that the official reading in West Palm Beach sank below 40 degrees twice in one month. The temperature at Palm Beach International Airport bottomed out at 39 degrees near dawn Thursday....
TONIGHT: Don’t miss ULA launch from the Cape
 A United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket is scheduled for takeoff tonight after a technical problem forced the mission
            to be scrubbed Thursday. Tonight’s 40-minute launch window opens at 7:48 p.m. from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is carrying a Space Based Infrared System...

Posted: 13 hours ago

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket is scheduled for takeoff tonight after a technical problem forced the mission to be scrubbed Thursday. Tonight’s 40-minute launch window opens at 7:48 p.m. from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is carrying a Space Based Infrared System...
TONIGHT: Don’t miss ULA launch from the Cape
 A United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket is scheduled for liftoff tonight after a technical problem forced the mission
            to be scrubbed Thursday. Tonight’s 40-minute launch window opens at 7:48 p.m. from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is carrying a Space Based Infrared System...

Posted: 13 hours ago

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket is scheduled for liftoff tonight after a technical problem forced the mission to be scrubbed Thursday. Tonight’s 40-minute launch window opens at 7:48 p.m. from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is carrying a Space Based Infrared System...
Biting cold front drives wind chill temperatures into 30s this morning
 A biting cold front mightier than first forecast is driving wind chill temperatures into 30s this morning after slinking through South Florida overnight. Areas of Palm Beach County west of Interstate 95 were put under a wind chill advisory Wednesday that was to be in effect through 10 a.m. today as the coldest temperatures ...

Posted: a day ago

A biting cold front mightier than first forecast is driving wind chill temperatures into 30s this morning after slinking through South Florida overnight. Areas of Palm Beach County west of Interstate 95 were put under a wind chill advisory Wednesday that was to be in effect through 10 a.m. today as the coldest temperatures ...
Cold blast deeper than expected across South Florida
 Update 2:40 p.m.: Temperatures throughout Palm Beach County plummeted into the 30s Thursday morning, defying forecasters’ warmer predictions
            and marking the first time since 2014 that the official temperature in West Palm Beach sunk below 40 degrees twice in one
            month. The reading at Palm Beach International...

Posted: a day ago

Update 2:40 p.m.: Temperatures throughout Palm Beach County plummeted into the 30s Thursday morning, defying forecasters’ warmer predictions and marking the first time since 2014 that the official temperature in West Palm Beach sunk below 40 degrees twice in one month. The reading at Palm Beach International...
Wind chill advisory issued for Palm Beach County beginning 10 p.m.
 The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for inland and metro areas of Palm Beach County beginning at
            10 p.m. The advisory will remain in effect through 10 a.m. Thursday. Wind chills are forecast to range from the mid-20s to mid-30s.

Posted: 2 days ago

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for inland and metro areas of Palm Beach County beginning at 10 p.m. The advisory will remain in effect through 10 a.m. Thursday. Wind chills are forecast to range from the mid-20s to mid-30s.
Water plan discriminates against Miccosukee, tribe says
 An 
            ambitious project to protect Treasure Coast waterways from 
            rashes of damaging algae reached its first benchmark last week, meeting a deadline as tight as a gator’s bite, but now faces critics who decry it
            as shortsighted and discriminatory against the Miccosukee Indian Tribe...

Posted: 3 days ago

An  ambitious project to protect Treasure Coast waterways from  rashes of damaging algae reached its first benchmark last week, meeting a deadline as tight as a gator’s bite, but now faces critics who decry it as shortsighted and discriminatory against the Miccosukee Indian Tribe...
South Florida temperatures plunge into 30s, snow possible in N. Florida
 A cold front pushing through mid-week will dump temperatures Thursday in coastal areas of Palm Beach County to 12 degrees
            below normal with more frigid 30s expected in areas west of Lake Okeechobee.  If the forecast holds true, overnight lows Wednesday in West Palm Beach will dip to 50 degrees with the high Thursday reaching...

Posted: 3 days ago

A cold front pushing through mid-week will dump temperatures Thursday in coastal areas of Palm Beach County to 12 degrees below normal with more frigid 30s expected in areas west of Lake Okeechobee.  If the forecast holds true, overnight lows Wednesday in West Palm Beach will dip to 50 degrees with the high Thursday reaching...
Parade of cold fronts continues assault on South Florida
 A parade of arctic interruptions continues this week with a rally of winter air forecast to drop South Florida temperatures below normal for the fourth time in a month and blast the Northeast with another round of snow. The advancing cold front, which could leave a rare second dusting of January snow in Florida’s capital, will...

Posted: 3 days ago

A parade of arctic interruptions continues this week with a rally of winter air forecast to drop South Florida temperatures below normal for the fourth time in a month and blast the Northeast with another round of snow. The advancing cold front, which could leave a rare second dusting of January snow in Florida’s capital, will...
Reservoir to curb algae outbreaks adds to Everglades puzzle, conflict
 An ambitious project to protect Treasure Coast waterways from rashes of damaging algae reached its first benchmark last week, meeting a deadline as tight as a gator’s bite, but now faces critics who decry it as shortsighted and discriminatory against the Miccosukee Indian Tribe. The billion-dollar plan, slated for state-owned land in...

Posted: 5 days ago

An ambitious project to protect Treasure Coast waterways from rashes of damaging algae reached its first benchmark last week, meeting a deadline as tight as a gator’s bite, but now faces critics who decry it as shortsighted and discriminatory against the Miccosukee Indian Tribe. The billion-dollar plan, slated for state-owned land in...