January 31, 2020

On Wednesday, February 5, climate  expert Dr. Gijs de Boer will answer questions in a Climate.gov tweet chat about ATOMIC scientific mission and his work on measuring the interactions between the clouds and ocean using an autonomous aircraft. 

May 29, 2019

Pulled from the Fourth National Climate Assessment report published in November 2018, this FAQ explains what we know about the connection between global warming and Atlantic hurricanes. 

Photo of a pier on Albermarle Sound at sunset
May 21, 2019

In North Carolina's Outer Banks, the coastal Town of Nags Head is vulnerable to flooding from heavy rain events, hurricanes, tropical storms, nor’easters, and storm surge. To add insult to injury, vulnerability is increasing with sea level rise. Town managers and residents recognized the need to build the town's resilience and moved forward to prioritize and plan.

March 7, 2019

A deadly tornado tore through eastern Alabama as part of a broader tornado outbreak across the southeastern United States during the beginning of March 2019

February 22, 2019

A wavy jet stream connected three extreme events across the eastern Pacific Ocean and the West Coast.

July 13, 2018

Dust from the Saharan desert blew thousands of miles across the tropical Atlantic reducing visibility and air quality.

June 11, 2018

The first named storms of the Atlantic and eastern Pacific Ocean hurricane seasons formed during the end of May and beginning of June.

May 24, 2018

A rare tropical cyclone travels across the Gulf of Aden and makes landfall in northwestern Somalia during mid-May 2018.

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