Atmosphere

Nicholas Soaks the Gulf Coast
Image

Nicholas Soaks the Gulf Coast

The slow-moving storm has been pulling in tropical moisture.

Published Sep 15, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Remote Sensing

Unusual Snowfall in Greenland
Image

Unusual Snowfall in Greenland

The remnants of Hurricane Larry dropped abundant snowfall on Greenland just as the summer melt season was coming to an end.

Published Sep 15, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Snow and Ice

Flash Floods from Ida Swamp the Northeast
Image

Flash Floods from Ida Swamp the Northeast

Many of the worst-hit areas in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York saw 6 to 10 inches of rain fall in just a few hours.

Published Sep 2, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Remote Sensing

Hurricane Ida Batters Louisiana
Image

Hurricane Ida Batters Louisiana

Preliminary reports suggest it is the fifth-strongest storm ever to make landfall in the continental U.S.

Published Aug 30, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Water Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing

Devastating Rain in Tennessee
Image

Devastating Rain in Tennessee

Flash floods occur when persistent heavy rain causes small creeks, channels, and streams to swell rapidly.

Published Aug 26, 2021

Atmosphere Land Water Floods Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing