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

While the Atlantic hurricane season has been generally below-average, that doesn't mean it can't have a rare event.

The eastern Pacific hurricane season has gotten off to a quick start. How quick? Read on to find out.

In 1938, an unexpected Category 3 hurricane plowed across Long Island and into Connecticut. Could history repeat itself?

Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Strategy

President Obama’s Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force released a rebuilding strategy that outlines a set of principles and recommendations to guide recovery and rebuilding efforts in the wake of Sandy. The Strategy will help ensure communities are better able to withstand and recover from future storms.

Storm Data Resource Guide

This guide from NOAA's Coastal Service Center provides links to resources for managing the impacts of hurricanes and tropical storms, and helps users locate data to use before, during, and after a storm.  The site also highlights geographic information system (GIS) data layers useful for planners and emergency responders.