Government forecasters predict as many as 15 named storms, and as many as four major hurricanes, during the season which begins June 1 and stretches to Nov. 30
The programming decision was made after President Trump pledged hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the hurricane-hit Florida Panhandle.
Researchers from industry, academia and government agencies are finding new ways to repair the problems of hurricanes, flooding, drought and wildfires.
As the weather system that drenched the South for days meets unseasonably cold air in the Northeast, forecasters are expecting a rare May snowfall in higher elevations.
India evacuated more than a million people in anticipation of Cyclone Fani, which made landfall on Friday, with winds gusting at more than 120 miles per hour.
The storm is expected to make landfall on Friday, bringing heavy rain, storm surges and winds exceeding 100 miles per hour.
As Washington wrestles with President Trump’s refusal to grant more disaster relief to Puerto Rico, farmers affected by disaster elsewhere have been left in limbo.
Just over a month after Cyclone Idai left more than 1,000 dead in the region, Cyclone Kenneth struck the East African nation of Mozambique, where residents were bracing for dangerous floods.
While climate change affects everywhere, some areas in America will be less affected than others. And some of those fortunate places, it happens, might be looking for people.
Both climate advocates and deniers of global warming are increasingly using bouts of extreme weather to support their positions.
The storm, which has blanketed a quarter of the planet, has plunged the rover into a “dark, perpetual night.”