Expanding its work in renewable energy, the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is launching a three-year project to develop specialized forecasts for a major wind and solar energy facility in Kuwait.
4-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Upper atmosphere pattern may open window to long-term prediction
6-Apr-2017 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is launching operations this month of one of the world's most powerful and energy-efficient supercomputers, providing the nation with a major new tool to advance understanding of the atmospheric...
9-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
U.S. record high temps could outpace record lows by 15 to 1 before century's end
6-Dec-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Severe 2012 drought could have been predicted months in advance.
18-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The nation is poised to make major advances in "water intelligence" with more detailed forecasts of floods, streamflow, and potential drought conditions, a panel of experts said at a congressional briefing today.
3-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
New study suggests the comet broke up before reaching the Sun
19-Aug-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
As NOAA launches a comprehensive system this month for forecasting water resources, it's turning to NCAR technology. The new forecasting system uses a powerful, NCAR-based computer model, known as WRF-Hydro, to provide continuous predictions of...
16-Aug-2016 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
NCAR scientists are available to discuss hurricane formation and behavior, the impacts of the powerful storms on society, and whether climate change may be altering hurricanes and other tropical cyclones.
9-Sep-2008 12:15 PM EDT
The convening lead authors of today's landmark government report on climate change impacts in the United States are available for comment.
27-May-2008 12:00 PM EDT