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Hurricane Ike
May 21, 2018
A new analysis compares 22 recent hurricanes with their likely future selves at the end of this century.
Skymet-UCAR signing: two CEOs shaking hands
May 14, 2018
Skymet will use a customized version of a cutting-edge automated weather prediction system developed at NCAR to provide improved forecasts for India's businesses, farmers, and other users.
An image of Hurricane Harvey taken by the GOES-16 satellite
May 10, 2018
In the weeks before Hurricane Harvey tore across the Gulf of Mexico and plowed into the Texas coast in August 2017, the Gulf's waters were warmer than any time on record.
oceans and prediction: Miami skyline (courtesy Pixabay CC0
April 24, 2018
Federal investments in atmospheric and oceanic research are ushering in major advances in longer-term weather prediction, enabling private companies to provide their clients with valuable forecasts of weather patterns weeks to months in advance.
A tornado in Oklahoma
April 17, 2018
People's past experiences with tornadoes inform how they approach this type of extreme weather in the future, including their perception of the risk.
NOAA precipitation forecast for 2017-18 winter
December 18, 2017
George Washington lacked a modern seasonal forecast when his army faced unprecedented cold in the winter of 1779-80.
Precipitation in the WRF model
December 05, 2017
A rich, new data set is giving scientists an unprecedented look at the future of weather

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