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Louis Uccellini

Louis Uccellini, Director of the National Weather Service (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Experts Warn Extreme Weather Is Growing More Intense, More Frequent

“We’re seeing an increase in the extreme events and increase in damage associated with them as we’ve become more vulnerable,” said Louis Uccellini, Director of the National Weather Service.


In this handout GOES satellite image provided by NASA, Hurricane Sandy, pictured at 1240 UTC, churns off the east coast on October 29, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Obama: Sandy ‘A Big And Powerful Storm’

President Barack Obama said Hurricane Sandy was a storm that will affect millions of people and urged Americans to heed warnings from state and local officials.