Explore the relationship between sea surface temperatures and hurricane strength.
How Does a Hurricane Form?
And what does Category 5 mean?
What Is a Nor'easter?
Learn about this type of storm that forms along the East Coast of North America.
What Is the Coriolis Effect?
And what does it have to do with hurricanes?
One of the most dangerous parts of a hurricane.
What Causes a Flood?
How do atmospheric conditions and an area’s geography cause a flood?
How Big Was Typhoon Haiyan?
Satellite images show just how huge it was.
The Most Extreme Weather in America
Check out five of the most extreme storms in US history and see what they looked like from the view of a NOAA weather satellite!
Print them small or print them large. You choose!
How Do Weather Satellites Take Pictures of Earth?
A few bits of information can be combined to create important new information.
How's the weather on other planets?
If you think Earth can have bad weather, check out these places!
Are you a weather guru?