Severe weather took a large toll on life and property in the U.S. last year, partly because people didn't trust or understand weather forecasters.
After a three-year hiatus, Irene was the first hurricane to make landfall in the U.S., and one of 19 named tropical storms in the third-most-active season on record.
New study finds that a trend towards more frequent Atlantic hurricanes since the 1940s may be largely due to better ways of detecting them.
Aware of the risks of hurricanes and sea level rise, study finds business owners in Sarasota, Fla. still aren't taking key steps to plan.
Sea level rise will exacerbate storm surge flooding, scientists say, which means more severe "worst-case scenarios" for plants like Florida's Turkey Point.
Both NOAA and NASA reported today that 2010 tied with 2005 for the title of warmest year on record.
The Atlantic hurricane season is not quite over yet, but it has already set many new milestones.
CLIMATE CENTRAL - The Atlantic Hurricane season is running above average in the number of storms, but the US has been spared a direct hit so far.