February 9, 2016

The Atlantic hurricane season officially starting in June did not stop Hurricane Alex from forming in January.

February 3, 2016

Rains arrived in California during January 2016, but the drought remains.

December 31, 2015

With this year's ongoing El Niño event, parts of East Africa may be ripe for a potential outbreak of Rift Valley Fever. See how government agencies are using climate data to help predict, and hopefully prevent, an outbreak of this deadly mosquito-borne virus that affects both people and valuable livestock.

October 22, 2015

Above-average rainfall this past spring in Morton, Illinois, the so-called “pumpkin capital of the world,” is to blame for a pumpkin shortage this fall. 

October 21, 2015

Torrential rains, flash floods and mudslides in southern California were the result of the itinerate journey of an upper-level low pressure system.

October 9, 2015

Rainfall was measured by the foot in South Carolina in an event that statistically would happen, on average, once every thousand years.

July 28, 2015

Dangerous flooding amidst a record drought? Just call it another week in California.

Meramec Greenway
May 26, 2015

Community groups are working to establish a connected ring of conservation land around St. Louis, Missouri. They're also incorporating economic data with flood models to help them target areas that will also provide flood protection.

May 20, 2015

A record-setting day of rain in Oklahoma City caused widespread flooding in early May 2015. How rare was the event?

April 16, 2015

What happens when years' worth of rain falls in the Atacama Desert in one day? Tremendous flash flooding.