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2016 Hurricane Season Preview

June 1 marks the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season.

NOAA: Near-Normal Hurricane Season Expected

The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be near-normal as a tropical storm threatens to form.

Abrupt Atlantic Ocean Changes May Have Been Natural

A slowdown in Atlantic currents that worsened blizzards, floods and hurricanes may have been natural.

Cities ‘Woefully Unprepared’ for Rising Disaster Risk

Cities around the world are failing to plan for fast-increasing risks from extreme weather, the World Bank says.

Fate of World’s Coastlines Rests on Melting Antarctic Ice

Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.

White House: Climate Change Poses Urgent Health Risk

Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.

2015 One for the Climate Record Books

2015 set numerous climate records, from global temperatures to carbon dioxide levels to sea level rise.

How a Monster El Niño Transforms the World’s Weather

An exceptionally strong El Niño has tampered with the world’s weather, bringing drought, floods and heat waves.

The Climate and Weather: Heidi Cullen’s NY Times OpEd

Opposing views on the relationship between climate change and extreme weather have led to debate.

Watch All of 2015’s Weather in Super High-Def

This is what a year of weather looks like from space (hint: it's pretty spectacular).

Atlantic, Caribbean Storms Strengthen With Warming

Hurricanes in the Atlantic and Caribbean oceans will grow more powerful as ocean temperatures rise.

The Shum Show: Ocean Surprises

Hurricane Alex is making waves in meteorology news, and the Southern Ocean’s got its own method for capturing carbon!

Climate Image of the Year: Hurricane Patricia

Hurricane Patricia set records and yielded the year's most amazing satellite image.

Flurry of Hawaiian Hurricanes Shows Climate Fingerprints

Hawaii's active hurricane streak has a climate change tie and could be a sign of things to come.

Attribution Studies Home in on Climate Change Signal

The role of climate change in extreme weather events is examined in an annual compilation of attribution studies.

New York Prepares for Up to 6 Feet of Sea Level Rise

New York State is anticipating up to 6 feet of sea level rise on its coastlines by 2100.

Half Million Die in Decade of Disasters in Asia Pacific

The region's disasters claimed half a million lives over the decade, and $523 billion in economic damage.

Patricia, Record-Setting Monster, Beelines For Mexico

Hurricane Patricia is a record-breaking Category 5 storm that will lash Mexico with deadly winds, storm surge and rain.

Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

What we know about hurricanes and climate change.

This is the First Full Earth Image From a Weather Satellite

Happy 40th anniversary to one of the world's first major weather satellites.

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Heavy Precipitation, A City View A local look at the trend of heavy precipitation since 1950 in 100+ cities across the country.

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