Bill to support enhanced forecasts is first passed by any house of Congress since 1992.
Weather models are only as good as the data that goes into them, and we are now facing a potentially imminent gap in critical weather data
As large areas of the Earth's land and ocean don't have radar or rain gauges, this satellite mission will help fill massive gaps in precipitation observations.
In the spirit of giving Fairfax County Public Schools an opportunity to offer its reasoning for closing today, I'm posting an explanatory message from its Facebook page.
President Obama implied Washingtonians were weather wimps in 2009. Fairfax County is proving itself to be a poster child for such a characterization.
The Partnership for Public Service released its latest report on Federal worker satisfaction and, for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the trends are not pretty.
It's past time nations and the global community make storm surge disasters stop.
The effective communication and corresponding wording and graphics of today’s weather forecasts have not kept pace with the great advances in the science.
The implications this shutdown is having on forensic meteorology, attorney’s, courts and the insurance industry is quite troubling, and could linger for a year or two.
To get a better sense of the impact of the Federal shutdown on Antarctic science research, we talked to C. Robert Clauer, whose conducts space weather research at the South Pole.