Posted on March 24, 2017A group of NOAA-CREST scientists initiated a flash flood project to help create a citywide map with an early warning system to help city administrators, including local decision-makers, devise effective emergency management plans.
Posted on March 21, 2017WMO issues annual statement on the State of the Global Climate ahead of World Meteorological Day on 23 March, noting that 2016's extreme weather and climate conditions have continued into 2017.
Posted on March 16, 2017NOAA-CREST Day is held annually at the City College of the City University of New York. The event is one of the major recruitment and outreach events of each year that welcomes potentially graduating high school seniors; undergraduate and graduate students to learn about NOAA, NOAA-CREST and different internships and research training opportunities.
Posted on March 13, 2017Carbon dioxide levels measured at NOAA’s Mauna Loa Baseline Atmospheric Observatory rose by 3 parts per million to 405.1 parts per million (ppm) in 2016, an increase that matched the record jump observed in 2015.
Posted on March 6, 2017Temperatures recorded during a four-day period in late February 2017 across the central and eastern United States were extraordinary for the end of meteorological winter—December through February.
Posted on February 8, 2017The Weathercamp at the City University of New York is a two week program for high school students from the New York City metropolitan area, and has been offered free of charge to 6-12 students selected via an application process since 2009
Posted on February 7, 2017Chris Lunger, a mechanical engineering candidate in The City College of New
York / CUNY Department of Mechanical Engineering is recognized for Research on Coastal Urban Environments
Posted on February 2, 2017Rising sea levels threaten the coastal U.S., low-lying but densely populated regions like New York City are rethinking their approach to the built environment. A new National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report warns that in the worst cases, parts of America could experience sea-level rises of as much as eight feet by 2100.
Posted on February 1, 2017The Cooperative Science Center for Earth System Sciences and Remote Sensing Technologies brings together world class research capabilities for remote sensing technology consisting of: exemplary faculty and research staff; advanced computational facilities; instrumentation for direct readout of satellite data and/or...