Tuesday, November 21, 2017
 
NOAA Sea Grant awards $1.8 million to Sandy-hit states to better understand public response to coastal storm threats

Monday, October 28, 2013

NOAA Sea Grant awards $1.8 million to Sandy-hit states to better understand public response to coastal storm threats

NOAA Sea Grant this month announced $1.8 million in grant awards to Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey to enhance the American public’s ability to effectively plan, prepare and respond to natural disasters when they strike—particularly for major storms like Sandy, which resulted in 140 fatalities last year.

Q&A: What do Arctic ice and Atlantic hurricanes have in common?

Monday, June 20, 2016

Q&A: What do Arctic ice and Atlantic hurricanes have in common?

New research examines the North Atlantic Oscillation and its influence on global weather

The journal Nature Geoscience published a paper by Tom Delworth and his colleagues examining how a natural atmospheric force--the North Atlantic Oscillation--may be changing ocean currents in the North Atlantic. Among other impacts, the stronger ocean currents increase the amount of heat flowing toward polar areas, which could speed up Arctic ice melt and affect how hurricanes form. We asked Delworth a few questions about his study:

Recognizing Sandy 2012

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Recognizing Sandy 2012

It’s been two years since Sandy struck the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast coasts with powerful winds, rain, and storm surges that caused unprecedented damages in some of the nation’s most populous areas.
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.
Shirley Murillo

Friday, May 13, 2011

Shirley Murillo

Collecting hurricane data from inside the storm

NOAA research meteorologist Shirley Murillo examines how hurricane winds change as they make landfall.

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