Tropical Storm Erika has dissipated 

Tropical Storm Erika has fallen apart Saturday morning and the National Hurricane Center has issued their final advisory on the storm.

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Erika has dissipated

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The remnants of what was Tropical Storm Erika are north of the northern coast of Cuba.  The trough of low pressure is moving W/NW at about 20-25 MPH.  That motion is expected to continue for the next 24 hours.  Southern and Central Florida could get heavy rainfall from the remnants beginning on Sunday.  Rainfall amounts could top four inches. Flash flooding is expected for much of the Florida penisula.

There is a 40% chance of re-development of the system in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.  The impacts are expected to stay mostly the east of our viewing area for the duration, but we will continue to closely monitor the situation.

 

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Older dads linked to psychiatric disorders in kids

Updated: Monday, March 3 2014, 11:45 PM CST
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A new study says children of older men are at a higher risk for psychiatric disorders.

The children of fathers ages 45 and over are three times more likely to have an autism spectrum disorder.
    And 13 times more likely to have ADHD.

Children are also 24 times more likely to have bipolar disorder compared to children of fathers from ages 20 to 24.

Researchers analyzed data from 2.6 million children born in Sweden between 1973 and 2001 for those stats.

Older dads linked to psychiatric disorders in kids

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