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Hurricane Outlook for 2016 Atlantic Season
U.S. meteorologists are predicting more tropical activity this year compared to recent years but expect the summer hurricane season to be near-normal levels. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said there is a 70 percent likelihood that there will be 10 to 16 named storms
2012 Was 9th Warmest Year on Record, Says NASA
The year 2012 was the ninth warmest globally since record keeping began in 1880, said climate scientists today from NASA. NOAA, crunching the numbers slightly differently, said 2012 was the tenth warmest year, and both agencies said a warming pattern has continued since the middle...
It's Simple: Global Warming Is Causing the Extreme Weather
A Pot, A Baseball Player, Two Dice, and One Simple Graph ———– Nature’s Edge Notebook #32 Observation, Analysis, Reflection, New Questions ————- We want a clear answer. Is manmade global warming responsible for the surge in severe heat events we’re seeing in recent years around...
Pacific Mystery: What's Killing the Dolphins and the Pelicans?
Sea Animals Die by the Thousands on Peru's Coast. Blame Oil Companies? Disease? La Nina?
Adios La Nina : Quieter Hurricane Season?
Those cooler-than-normal tropical Pacific ocean temperatures known as La Niña are expected to weaken and dissipate this spring, government forecasters said today. La Niña—or lack of it— could mean good news when it comes to the upcoming hurricane season, said Mike Halpert, deputy director of...
Global Warming: Like 'Weather on Steroids'
Are we "doping" our atmosphere? What's going on with these record warm temperatures … extreme snowfall… even January tornadoes? Is climate change the cause? Or more appropriately, what impact is climate change having on our weather? To help answer those questions, a group of researchers has just
ABC News Update
After a Big earlier this week on the East Coast many cities across the country are warming up. ABC's Duarte Geraldine has more what's causing all wild weather. The went to warm up as many people in the midwest and plains states wondering where MI fitness like Florida and it's not asking. But it is
Winter Weather : Hot and Cold
It is impossible for a lot of people around this nation to open their doors walk out and not ask what in the world is happening to the weather. Freezing one hour scorching the next warmer the planes than in many parts of Florida. 583. New heat records broken in the past five decades. We ask ABC's
Holiday Snow Storms in Southwest
It is getting took a lot like Christmas in some surprising places tonight parts of the southwest are getting hammered by a blizzard. But the ground is brown and say things should be knee deep in snow by now. In c.'s claims has more on the science behind this topsy turvy weather and that crucial
Venezuela's Mysterious Catatumbo Lightning Phenomenon Vanishes for Months, Then Reappears
A mysterious symphony of rapid-fire lightning bolts used to create the greatest light show on Earth over the Catatumbo River in Venezuela -- until suddenly they stopped and no one knew why. More than 40,000 bolts ripped across the night sky as many as 300 nights a year for nine hours at a time. It