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Sept. 22 Reddit AMA: The Science of Hurricane Hunting to Improve Forecasts

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Sept. 22 Reddit AMA: The Science of Hurricane Hunting to Improve Forecasts

Hurricane scientist Frank Marks, Sc.D., the director of the Hurricane Research Division at NOAA's Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, and P-3 hurricane hunter pilot Commander Justin Kibbey of the NOAA Corps will answer your questions.
Hurricane Research

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Hurricane Research

Using Cutting-Edge Technology to Improve Track and Intensity Predictions

NOAA researchers are aiming new kinds of technology at hurricanes to enhance predictions regarding both the path and intensity of each new storm.


Since Katrina: A decade of NOAA hurricane research

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Since Katrina: A decade of NOAA hurricane research

Advancing hurricane forecasting, improving models, and increasing observations

A decade ago, the United States experienced one of the most active and destructive hurricane seasons ever recorded. The loss of life and destruction of property from Hurricanes Katrina (Aug. 29), Rita (Sept. 24), and Wilma (Oct. 24) drove NOAA to re-evaluate hurricane research and severe storm preparedness.

Never Missing an Opportunity, Ship of Opportunity That Is, to Collect Carbon Dioxide Data

Monday, August 11, 2014

Never Missing an Opportunity, Ship of Opportunity That Is, to Collect Carbon Dioxide Data

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words carbon dioxide? Is it the ocean? In this day and age, it should be. The ocean absorbs about one fourth of the extra carbon dioxide in the air that is released through human activity, according to a researcher at Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

Hurricane Researchers Achieve Important Milestones Despite Quiet 2013 Season

Monday, December 30, 2013

Hurricane Researchers Achieve Important Milestones Despite Quiet 2013 Season

While the relatively quiet 2013 Atlantic hurricane season produced the fewest hurricanes on record since 1982, ranking it the sixth least-active season since 1950, this didn’t stop the Hurricane Research Division (HRD) of the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) from having a successfully active season of data collection.

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