A slow-moving storm system caused more than two feet of rain in southern Louisiana in mid-August and led to widespread catastrophic flooding.
A fire hose of moisture pointed directly at the Gulf Coast led to up to two feet of rain in Louisiana in less than a week.
The Atlantic hurricane season officially starting in June did not stop Hurricane Alex from forming in January.
Rains arrived in California during January 2016, but the drought remains.
Dangerous flooding amidst a record drought? Just call it another week in California.
Federal law may protect the river habitat in the name of endangered fish, but on land, grapevines are king. This article is the first in a two-part series about how scientists are helping find compromise amid local tensions over water supplies.
Through the first week of September 2013, Colorado was exceptionally warm and dry. By September 12, everything had changed.
NOAA's National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science has awarded more than $1.1 million for research to give coastal communities new ways to incorporate natural infrastructure, such as restored...