NOAA

June 2018 was Earth's Fifth-Warmest June on Record, NOAA Says

Climate and Weather<p>June 2018 was Earth's Fifth-Warmest June on Record, NOAA Says<p>By Brian Donegan<p>less than an hour ago<p>weather.com<p>00:42<p>NASA Warned of …

Global Warming

2018 Global Heat So Far

<i>By Climate Central</i><p>With the release of the monthly global temperature analysis from NOAA today, it is a good opportunity to compare temperatures so …

Climate Change

Dust from Sahara Desert in Africa could reach Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Dust from the Sahara Desert could move from Texas to Tennessee this week.<p>Transported thousands of miles from West Africa to North …

Weather

Thursday soaker; cool for now but 90s on the horizon?

We enjoy one more pleasant day across Minnesota Wednesday. Then get ready for an unusual all-day Thursday summer soaker. A September-like …

Weather

Scientists recover possible fragments of meteorite that landed in marine sanctuary

The largest recorded meteorite to strike the United States in 21 years fell into NOAA's Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary, and researchers have …

Meteorites

Ferguson Fire, California, USA

Image captured on 15 July 2018, by the VIIRS instrument, on board the joint NOAA/NASA Suomi-NPP satellite.<p>Image of the Ferguson Fire in California on …

Imaging

MAFMC and NEFMC launch Northeast Offshore Wind webpage

<b>On July 11, 2018, the New England and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Councils launched a new webpage that's designed to serve as a repository for</b> …

Sailing

July 13, 2018 Surf Forecast

Photo: James GrenzThere are no marine alerts posted at this time.Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. …

Aquatic Sports

United States–India collaboration improves understanding of harmful algal blooms

<b>Changing ocean ecosystems. Coastal communities impacted by rising seas and extreme weather. These are common challenges faced by scientists in the</b> …

Sailing

Crews Save Entangled Humpback Whale Off New Jersey Coast

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> <b>Facebook</b> <b> |</b> <b>Twitter</b><i>SANDY HOOK, N.J. (CBS)</i> — Crews saved an entangled humpback whale off the coast of Sandy Hook on Wednesday afternoon. …

New Jersey

'Horror' Lizardfish and Weird Unidentifiable Creatures Found Chilling off Carolina Coast

Ever wonder what is hanging out below your feet in open water? Well, if you are swimming off the coast of the Carolinas a National Oceanic and …

Nature

Hottest temperature ever recorded on Earth has an anniversary

Think it's hot today?<p>The hottest temperature ever recorded on Earth also happened on July 10 -- but in 1913.<p>And it happened in California.<p>On that …

Global Warming

There could be more flooding and less beach from extreme high tides this week, NOAA says

Tides are expected to be higher this week in coastal areas across the country.<p>That means more coastal flooding, potentially deadly ocean currents and …

News (U.S.)

KHNL : 'Rocky' the monk seal could become a mother (again!)

Top Stories<p>'Rocky' the monk seal could become a mother (again!)<p>Posted: 07/10/2018 9:14 PM<p>HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Prepare the baby shower! "Rocky" …

Hawaii

NOAA’s ‘heat island’ campaign will map which areas in D.C. and Baltimore swelter the most

Anyone who pays attention to temperatures around Washington and Baltimore knows that it is much warmer in these cities than in the surrounding suburbs, especially at night. This is due to a phenomenon known as the urban heat island effect. Essentially, all of the asphalt and concrete in the urban …

Climate Change

Deep sea explorers find mysterious creatures and one 'horror' off Carolinas coast

A creature described as "a rarely seen horror" by National Geographic is among the finds made by NOAA explorers scouring the ocean floor off the …

Seafloor

Unsuspecting fish gets rude awakening by 'ambush predator'

Zoology

NOAA reveals the weirdest creatures found off the Southeast US

From a lizardfish with male AND female sex organs to the 'deep sea dumpling', NOAA reveals the weirdest marine animals its robot submarine found off …

Marine Mammals

Yacht campaigning along RI beaches hits rocks, politician blames NOAA

Yesterday was tough for Rhode Island independent gubernatorial candidate Joseph Trillo. To me it already seemed like a poor idea to use his 65-foot …

Boating

It’s not going to cool down outside any time soon

Side Note<p>Jul—07—2018 01:09PM EST<p>The next few months are going to be hot as shit<p>Drew Millard<p>“It’s a cool place, and they say it gets colder,” a wise …

The Future

NOAA to award $1.7M to University of Hawaii for ocean research

ADVERTISING<p>The federal government will award the University of Hawaii more than $1.7 million to fund its Sea Grant College Program and its management …

Hawaii

Ocean Conservation Still at Risk Despite Backtrack on NOAA Mission Change

By Andrew Rosenberg<p>Following recent press attention to a presentation by the acting administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Conservation

NOAA seeks public’s help to track honu

ADVERTISING<p>Scientists are asking for help in tracking endangered green sea turtles that have begun returning to Hawaii after their annual trip …

Turtles

KHNL : NOAA scientists request public help tracking honu for annual count

Hawaii News<p>Local News<p>NOAA scientists request public help tracking honu for annual count<p>Posted: 06/29/2018 5:50 PM<p>HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - Every …

Hawaii

'Sonar Anomaly' Isn't a Shipwreck, and It's Definitely Not Aliens, NOAA Says

The suspenseful wait is over: The unusual "sonar anomaly" detected by an aquatic robot off the coast of North Carolina isn't a shipwreck, and it …

Seafloor

'Sonar Anomaly' discovered off North Carolina coast, fascinating scientists

NOAA explorers have discovered a “sonar anomaly” off the coast of North Carolina.<p>Scientists have speculated the site could be anything ranging from a shipwreck to a geological formation. NOAA said in a tweet late Wednesday that the region appeared to be “geologic in origins and that they would …

North Carolina

Mysterious 'sonar anomaly' detected off North Carolina's coast has NOAA ship explorer diving in search of a shipwreck or rock formation

• <b>Strange 'sonar anomaly' was detected off the coast of North Carolina</b>• <b><br>National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration launched an expedition on</b> …

North Carolina

No Hurricane Threat For Next Several Days

There's no storm threat for states on the Gulf and Atlantic coasts. The National Hurricane Center says it doesn't expect any tropical cyclone …

Weather

NOAA chief says climate study remains agency priority despite reports

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The leader of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says studying the climate and conservation efforts remain core priorities for the agency following reports that NOAA was considering a dramatic deviation from its mission statement.<p>Several outlets -- including the …

U.S. Politics

Could Proposed Mission Statement Changes Shake NOAA’s Climate Focus?

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which is the foremost U.S. agency focusing on weather, climate and oceans, reassured …

Climate Change