Planned closure - NCAR Mesa Lab Road & Facilities - July 4 at 4 pm  more info>

AtmosNews: Hot cities, Arctic ice, hurricane vulnerability

Tomorrow’s urban heat islandsIn some areas, heat from urban development could outpace warming due to greenhouse gases.

Ice vs. storm: 2012’s Great Arctic CycloneResearchers ponder the implications of a massive summer storm in the Arctic Ocean that swept across a weakened ice pack.

Mapping hurricane vulnerabilityTo help emergency managers better protect inland communities, NCAR scientists are pinpointing vulnerable populations by studying tropical storm winds, census data, and flood maps.

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
No
Announcement timing: 
August 20, 2012 to August 24, 2012