Researchers advocate a new approach to searching for the fingerprints of warming in extreme weather.
A novel project has researchers turning tweets into flood maps that will help disaster responders.
Heavier downpours like those expected from Tropical Storm Bill are likely to increase in a warmer future.
The Weather Channel has named Climate Central's Heidi Cullen one of the top voices on climate.
Torrential rains in the Southern Plains made this the wettest month on record for the contiguous U.S.
Texas and Oklahoma could see both more heavy downpours and drought in a warmer future.
As the climate warms, rising sea levels will mean more damage from hurricane storm surge.
Climate Central's Chief Meteorologist talks heavy rain and climate change with The Weather Channel's Sam Champion.
Very heavy downpours are happening more frequently across most of the U.S. shows new analysis.
In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake, the arrival of the South Asian monsoon poses new problems.
Sea level rise is accelerating, putting millions along the coast at risk of flooding.
The city recorded more than 7 inches of rain in 24 hours, the third-highest single day rainfall total for any day since record-keeping began i…
Downpours like those that flooded Oklahoma City should become more common in a warmer world.
In the case of major hurricanes — a Category 3 or greater — the U.S. has been in a dry spell for 9 years.
One in six species is threatened with extinction if polluting practices continue unabated, researchers say.
What scientists know well, and what's left to learn, about extreme weather and climate change.
A new study says extreme heat and heavy precipitation events will double in the decades ahead.
White House report calls for billions of dollars in energy infrastructure modernization investments.
Nationwide, the number of days with the most intense precipitation continues to climb.
Climate scientists and planners speak different languages, jeopardizing adaptation efforts.