The head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration both defended President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday and thanked forecasters who contradicted the president's claims about Hurricane Dorian threatening Alabama.
By Jay Reeves, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Former top officials of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are assailing the agency for undermining its weather forecasters as it defends President Donald Trump’s statement from days ago that Hurricane Dorian threatened Alabama. They say NOAA’s action…
By Seth Borenstein, Associated Press
Scientists expect to see four to eight hurricanes — half of which may become major hurricanes with winds of at least 111 miles per hour.
By Gretchen Frazee
The 2019 hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean begins June 1 and runs through November.
By Gretchen Frazee
Ongoing flooding across the Midwest has left thousands of homes damaged and vast swaths of farmland underwater. Residents and public officials alike are trying to cope with washed-out roads, lost livestock, ruined crops, and a lack of supplies. Meanwhile, weather…
2018 is the second warmest year for the Arctic in a century, plus other takeaways from this year's Arctic Report Card.
Scientists worry that the extreme weather events seen in 2017 will only get worse as the planet heats up.
By Jennifer Hijazi
Three massive hurricanes, severe storms and wildfires across the U.S. caused more than $306 billion in damage last year, making 2017 the most expensive year for climate disasters on record.
By Dayana Morales Gomez
Last year was the hottest on record, according to a new report from the American Meteorological Society. The group's annual State of the Climate report, led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, found global temperatures and the amount of…
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