New Assessment on Climate Change & the Olympic Coast Sanctuary 15 April 2013

New Assessment on Climate Change & the Olympic Coast Sanctuary

A new assessment report interprets potential futures regarding climate change and the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary. The report is now available online. 
NOAA Supports Study of Urban Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Los Angeles 10 April 2013

NOAA Supports Study of Urban Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Los Angeles

A study by Jerome Brioude (of NOAA/ESRL/CSD and CIRES) and colleagues used data collected during NOAA's CalNex field campaign in California in 2010 to estimate emissions of CO, NOx and CO2 over the Los Angeles region.

NOAA-led report: 2012 Central Great Plains 'flash drought' a result of natural variations in weather 9 April 2013

NOAA-led report: 2012 Central Great Plains 'flash drought' a result of natural variations in weather

At its peak last summer, moderate to extreme drought gripped 61 percent of the Lower 48, but a "flash drought" brought exceptionally intense conditions to the Central Great Plains. Today, a new report by the NOAA Drought Task Force and the NOAA-led National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) finds natural variations in weather patterns caused this sudden “flash drought,” and is rules out global ocean conditions, as well as human-induced climate change, as major culprits.

WE&T Magazine Highlights SARP-funded Extreme Events Workshops 14 March 2013

WE&T Magazine Highlights SARP-funded Extreme Events Workshops

WE&T Magazine highlights a collaborative research project that examines how water utilities, resource managers, and county and regional planners make decisions before and during extreme weather.
MAPP Webinar 13 March 2013

MAPP Webinar

The NOAA CPO Modeling, Analysis, Predictions, and Projections (MAPP) program hosted a webinar on Tuesday, April 9 titled "High Resolution and Regional Modeling".

RSS
First240241242243244245246247248249Last

CPO HEADQUARTERS

1315 East-West Highway Suite 100
Silver Spring, MD 20910

ABOUT US

Americans’ health, security and economic wellbeing are tied to climate and weather. Every day, we see communities grappling with environmental challenges due to unusual or extreme events related to climate and weather.