Compound flooding, when heavy rains and storm surge combine, is an increasing risk for U.S. coasts.
The GAO says many Army Corps projects are highly vulnerable to extreme weather.
Japan's Himawari-8 satellite came online just in time to track the tropical fireworks in the western Pacific.
El Niño is giving a boost to Pacific tropical cyclones and looks to strengthen in the coming months.
Our Ben Strauss spoke with PBS NewsHour's Jackie Judd about flooding, climate change and coastal communities.
Researchers advocate a new approach to searching for the fingerprints of warming in extreme weather.
The Weather Channel has named Climate Central's Heidi Cullen one of the top voices on climate.
As the climate warms, rising sea levels will mean more damage from hurricane storm surge.
Warming ocean waters could increase average typhoon intensity by 14 percent by 2100.
On a visit to the National Hurricane Center, President Obama flexed his forecasting muscles.
El Niño will likely keep hurricane activity tamped down this season, which marks 10 years since Katrina.
Scientists are starting to look at how warming might change the length of the hurricane season.
In the case of major hurricanes — a Category 3 or greater — the U.S. has been in a dry spell for 9 years.
What scientists know well, and what's left to learn, about extreme weather and climate change.
White House report calls for billions of dollars in energy infrastructure modernization investments.
An El Niño showing signs of sticking around could ramp up global tropical cyclone activity.
New York State is creating a smart grid research lab to help integrate renewables into the electric power grid.
Atlantic circulation changes are being linked to harsh winters, changes in sea levels and hurricanes.
Landsat images reveal the fury of Cyclone Pam and the long road Vanuatu has to recovery.
Climate change is slated to play a more prominent role in international disaster talks than ever before.