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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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Geminid meteor shower to peak in coming days
 The peak of the Geminid meteor shower is set to make for a spectacular view of the cosmos this month. December’s robust Geminids are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour and can be viewed during the evening hours as well as predawn. Astronomers expect the most meteors to be visible Tuesday night through Thursday. ...

Posted: an hour ago

The peak of the Geminid meteor shower is set to make for a spectacular view of the cosmos this month. December’s robust Geminids are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour and can be viewed during the evening hours as well as predawn. Astronomers expect the most meteors to be visible Tuesday night through Thursday. ...
Tonight at midnight, you’ll see a meteor shower like no other
 The cosmos ignites the grand finale of celestial fireworks this week with the peak of the Geminids meteor shower. Stargazers eagerly anticipate December’s robust Geminids, which are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour and can be viewed during the evening as well as pre-dawn. Astronomers expect the most meteors...

Posted: 21 hours ago

The cosmos ignites the grand finale of celestial fireworks this week with the peak of the Geminids meteor shower. Stargazers eagerly anticipate December’s robust Geminids, which are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour and can be viewed during the evening as well as pre-dawn. Astronomers expect the most meteors...
Criminal charges rare in public records violations
 The filing of criminal charges against public officials for violating open records laws is a rare event usually reserved for the most flagrant incidents, according to a Florida legal expert. That’s why proponents of the state’s sweeping Government in the Sunshine Law are closely watching the cases of Martin County Commissioner...

Posted: 4 days ago

The filing of criminal charges against public officials for violating open records laws is a rare event usually reserved for the most flagrant incidents, according to a Florida legal expert. That’s why proponents of the state’s sweeping Government in the Sunshine Law are closely watching the cases of Martin County Commissioner...
Powerhouse cast embroiled in Florida tale of taxpayer loss
 A multimillion-dollar land battle as tangled as a mangrove stand unfolded in the Treasure Coast this fall with a powerhouse cast and tale of taxpayer loss only the Sunshine State could muster. Embroiled in the government showdown with a billionaire tainted by a horse hit-man scandal is a Jupiter Island titan with Nixon on his resume...

Posted: 4 days ago

A multimillion-dollar land battle as tangled as a mangrove stand unfolded in the Treasure Coast this fall with a powerhouse cast and tale of taxpayer loss only the Sunshine State could muster. Embroiled in the government showdown with a billionaire tainted by a horse hit-man scandal is a Jupiter Island titan with Nixon on his resume...
Coldest air of season may mean temperatures in the 40s
 The coldest air of the season will invade South Florida tomorrow, dropping overnight temperatures into the 40s in a prolonged assault by Old Man Winter that could last through next week. While today’s mercury will still climb into the low 80s, the onset of showers will signal the approach of a virile front backed by frigid air that...

Posted: 4 days ago

The coldest air of the season will invade South Florida tomorrow, dropping overnight temperatures into the 40s in a prolonged assault by Old Man Winter that could last through next week. While today’s mercury will still climb into the low 80s, the onset of showers will signal the approach of a virile front backed by frigid air that...
Year’s most prolific meteor shower peaks this week
 The cosmos ignites the grand finale of celestial fireworks next week with the peak of the Geminids meteor shower. Stargazers eagerly anticipate December’s robust Geminids, which are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour
            and can be viewed during the evening hours as well as pre-dawn. Astronomers expect the...

Posted: 5 days ago

The cosmos ignites the grand finale of celestial fireworks next week with the peak of the Geminids meteor shower. Stargazers eagerly anticipate December’s robust Geminids, which are known to throw as many as 120 bright meteors per hour and can be viewed during the evening hours as well as pre-dawn. Astronomers expect the...
Potent cold front could bring snow, freezing temps to Florida
 A punch of arctic air will plunge much of the Panhandle into below freezing temperatures Friday night, bringing a slight chance
            of snow for the Sunshine State’s northern boundary. National Weather Service forecasters in Tallahassee were hesitant about putting the white stuff in the forecast, saying the
            possibility...

Posted: 5 days ago

A punch of arctic air will plunge much of the Panhandle into below freezing temperatures Friday night, bringing a slight chance of snow for the Sunshine State’s northern boundary. National Weather Service forecasters in Tallahassee were hesitant about putting the white stuff in the forecast, saying the possibility...
Double-digit temperature drops expected late this week
 A tickle of arctic chill will drift through South Florida late this week, promising double-digit temperature drops and overnight plunges into the 50s. National Weather Service forecasters were confident Monday that the season’s second significant cold front won’t disappoint. It follows a clutch of tired cool fronts that limped...

Posted: 7 days ago

A tickle of arctic chill will drift through South Florida late this week, promising double-digit temperature drops and overnight plunges into the 50s. National Weather Service forecasters were confident Monday that the season’s second significant cold front won’t disappoint. It follows a clutch of tired cool fronts that limped...
Double-digit temperature drop by end of week
 A blast of arctic air is forecast to make its way through South Florida on Friday, dropping weekend temperatures by double
            digits. The timing of the front is still a little unpredictable, but current forecasts have it moving through Friday night, leaving
            Saturday morning to shiver in the high 50s with a daytime temperature...

Posted: 8 days ago

A blast of arctic air is forecast to make its way through South Florida on Friday, dropping weekend temperatures by double digits. The timing of the front is still a little unpredictable, but current forecasts have it moving through Friday night, leaving Saturday morning to shiver in the high 50s with a daytime temperature...
Warm day ahead with low chance of rain
 Partly sunny skies with slightly above normal temperatures are expected today as forecasters predict another dose of “benign” 
            December weather. The high temperature in West Palm Beach will peak in the low-80s, with an overnight low Tuesday morning of about 71. A clockwise-churning
            high pressure system...

Posted: 8 days ago

Partly sunny skies with slightly above normal temperatures are expected today as forecasters predict another dose of “benign”  December weather. The high temperature in West Palm Beach will peak in the low-80s, with an overnight low Tuesday morning of about 71. A clockwise-churning high pressure system...
BREAKING: One dead, another hurt after hit-and-run in West Palm
 One person is dead and another in the hospital after they were hit by a car in downtown West Palm Beach that then sped away. West Palm Beach Police Sgt. David Lefont said the car, described as a light colored Mercury Mariner SUV, headed southbound on Quadrille Blvd. after hitting the two people near Quadrille and Hibiscus Street at about...

Posted: 8 days ago

One person is dead and another in the hospital after they were hit by a car in downtown West Palm Beach that then sped away. West Palm Beach Police Sgt. David Lefont said the car, described as a light colored Mercury Mariner SUV, headed southbound on Quadrille Blvd. after hitting the two people near Quadrille and Hibiscus Street at about...