Stories with the tag: Meteorology
Super typhoons grow more intense when their fresh rains reduce the ocean below's salinity.
Release Date: 1/4/2017
The temperature difference between the Southern Great Plains and the ocean produces winds that carry moisture from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Plains, fueling more intense storms as the climate warms.
Release Date: 12/1/2016
The weather patterns known as El Nino and La Nina will likely join forces with global warming to bring extreme weather to California.
Release Date: 10/21/2015
To improve what scientists know about how tropical forests store carbon, today Berkeley Lab announced a $100 million, 10-year project collecting data in and improving climate models of tropical forests, funded by the DOE's Office of Science.
Release Date: 4/1/2015
Atmospheric rivers are meteorological events that bring much of California's precipitation and include the famous rainmaker known as the Pineapple Express.
Release Date: 1/16/2015
PNNL scientists present more than 70 research projects at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting in San Francisco.
Release Date: 12/12/2014
Philip Rasch, an authority on the connections among clouds, chemistry and climate, has joined the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory as chief scientist for climate science in the laboratory’s Atmospheric Sciences and Global Change division.
Release Date: 10/23/2008
More than 20 scientists at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have contributed to the global efforts of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which recently received the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize in equal parts with former Vice President Al Gore.
Release Date: 10/25/2007
Release Date: 2/16/2006
Release Date: 10/30/2003