Extreme Weather Trends: What Do We Know?

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Extreme Weather Trends: What Do We Know?

  • Published: Aug 28th, 2013

The current level of understanding makes it hard to say for certain how climate change will influence Atlantic hurricanes in the future.

Higher Hurricane Activity Since 1995

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Higher Hurricane Activity Since 1995

  • Published: May 29th, 2013

We've been in an active Atlantic Hurricane period since 1995, where the average number of named tropical storms has jumped significantly to 15.2 per year.

Top 10 Weather and Climate Events of 2012

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Top 10 Weather and Climate Events of 2012

  • Published: Jan 3rd, 2013

From Hurricane Sandy to record heat, here is our list of the top 10 extreme weather and climate events of 2012.

Top 10 Hardest Hit States of 2011

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Top 10 Hardest Hit States of 2011

  • Published: Dec 16th, 2011

A look at which states were hit hardest by extreme climate and weather events in 2011.

Maps Show Quarter Million New Yorkers Reside Below Potential Storm Surge Level

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Maps Show Quarter Million New Yorkers Reside Below Potential Storm Surge Level

  • Published: Aug 26th, 2011

Based on the 2010 Census and Climate Central's map analysis, climate change-related sea level rise has put more New Yorkers at risk of flooding from Hurricane Irene.

Hurricane Round-up 2010

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Hurricane Round-up 2010

  • Published: Nov 30th, 2010

November 30th marked the official end of the 2010 hurricane season, here are some pictures from this year's storms.

A Hurricane Season With Supersized and Shrunken Storms

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A Hurricane Season With Supersized and Shrunken Storms

  • Published: Oct 19th, 2010

The 2010 Atlantic Hurricane season has been an unusually active one, with 17 named storms so far. Among these, Hurricane Igor stands out as one of the largest hurricanes observed, while Hurricane Paula was extremely small in comparison.