A stalled atmospheric set-up has made Boston and surrounding areas in the Northeast the most popular truck stop for storms travelling the atmospheric highway known as the jet stream. And stop they have, like a caravan of tractor-trailers idling in a rest stop parking lot.
February 25, 2015
This web story was written and provided by Mari N. Jensen of the University of Arizona with contributions from NOAA. The University of Arizona story may be read online.
Coastal sea levels along continental margins often show significant year-to-year upward and downward fluctuations.