March 15, 2018

The Climate Prediction Center's Mike Halpert runs down the 2018 spring forecast for flooding, temperature, precipitation, and drought. 

March 14, 2018

Several nor'easters slammed parts of the east coast during the end of winter 2018, is this a sign of things to come?

March 6, 2018

Thanks to a wavy jet stream and an extremely abnormal air mass, record-breaking warm temperatures were felt across the eastern United States.

March 1, 2018

NOAA-funded researchers have developed a way to estimate hurricane strength using nothing but seismic data used to track earthquakes and volcanoes. The technique may help expand the pre-satellite record of tropical cyclone activity. 

February 15, 2018

Much of the southwestern United States has seen below-average amounts of snow fall so far during Winter. While currently impacting ski resorts across the region, the lack of snow could bring even greater problems to water resources later this year.

Precipitation maps
February 7, 2018

Capetonians face the prospect of their taps being turned off in the wake of poor precipitation.

February 6, 2018

During an extremely wet winter so far in France, the Seine River overflowed through Paris, flooding streets and buildings nearby.

February 2, 2018

Like plants on land, single-celled ocean plants (phytoplankton)  bloom and die with the seasons. This animation shows monthly concentrations of chlorophyll in the North Pacific Ocean from summer 2002 through 2015.