Severe Storms

Tropical Cyclone Eloise
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Tropical Cyclone Eloise

The category-1 storm is poised to move inland over East African countries.

Published Jan 22, 2021

Land Severe Storms Human Presence

Potent Atmospheric Rivers Douse the Pacific Northwest
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Potent Atmospheric Rivers Douse the Pacific Northwest

In mid-January 2021, the Pacific Northwest of North America was soaked by several episodes of heavy rainfall, leading to widespread flooding and landslides.

Published Jan 21, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Remote Sensing

2020 Hurricanes Damage Vulnerable Mangroves
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2020 Hurricanes Damage Vulnerable Mangroves

Central America experienced one of its most intense hurricane seasons in years, leading to widespread degradation to coastal environments.

Published Jan 13, 2021

Image of the Day Land Water Severe Storms Remote Sensing

Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow
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Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow

The lack of snow cover in December left Japan’s iconic mountain looking a little different than usual.

Published Jan 12, 2021

Image of the Day Heat Land Severe Storms Snow and Ice Remote Sensing

Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain
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Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain

Meteorologists declared it the largest snowfall in the region since 1971.

Published Jan 11, 2021

Image of the Day Land Severe Storms Snow and Ice