7 Innovations Since the Last Time a Major Hurricane Made Landfall in the United States

By Ian Livingston and Brendan Heberton Hurricane Wilma in October 2005 was the last major hurricane to make landfall in the United States. That storm came »

Record-Setting Patricia Takes Aim at Mexico

Fueled by a very warm Pacific, not only in the ENSO regions, but also north off the coast of Mexico and up the Baja California Peninsula, hurricane Patricia has become the strongest hurricane on record in »

The Impact of Pacific Typhoons on the United States

The 2014 tropical storm season has favored the Pacific, while it’s been much quieter in the Atlantic The Pacific tropical season has been an active »

The State of the Atmosphere: Sunday, October 12, 2014

The weather pattern really quiets down over the next week to 10 days after today’s system works through the region and exists Monday. If you’ »

Moisture from Tropical Storm Simon Headed for Colorado, but Where?

As Matt mentioned on Sunday, this amazing October weather will give way to an unsettled second half of the week across Colorado. Models have been all »

Comments on the Southwest: Odile to Bring More Heavy Rain to Arizona, New Mexico

A week after Phoenix saw it’s wettest day on record, the southwest is gearing up for another round of heavy rain and flooding from now »

What the Hurricane?

Animated GIF shows GFS day 9 forecast flop The moment we had been waiting for all summer finally arrived last week. The single model run to »