2015-Nov-10 Looking at swells in 3D still from 3D animation shows ocean swell motion propagating into the atmosphere

Winds not only influence waves, but waves influence the atmosphere as well.

2015-Sep-29 Engineering for disaster  bicycle path channels floodwaters during 2013 storm, Boulder, CO

As damages from extreme weather events rise, systems designed to be resilient are more important than ever.

2015-Sep-08 A cool setting for hurricane births  satellite image of Tropical Storm Karl in 2010

Research may shed light on why some clusters of thunderstorms spin up into tropical storms while others dissipate.

2015-Jun-29 Picturing the forecast: National Weather Service graphics developed with NCAR research New NWS forecast graphics, shown here, draw on NCAR research.

Introduced by the NWS this summer, the graphics draw on research by a team of risk communication experts at NCAR.

2015-Jun-03 Storm-proven forecasting gets yearlong trial Map showing NCAR ensemble forecast with results from 10 members

NCAR scientists are generating daily, high-resolution ensemble forecasts for the continental U.S. and making them available online.

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