Hurricane Season Officially Starts Thursday, Forecasters Call For Above-Average ActivityThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecast calls for 11 to 17 named storms, with five to nine hurricanes.
Long Island Fishermen Worried Fluke Regulations Will Kill IndustryFisherman up and down the East Coast are reeling over just-released fishing quotas designed to save the fluke population.
Winter 2016: What To ExpectThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center shared its 2016 winter outlook Thursday.
3 Months Later, Blizzard Sets Record In New York, Deletes Another In NewarkThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the news Thursday after a review of the January storm prompted by questions about the accuracy of snowfall measurements.
Feds Move To Stop Fishing Crimes By Tracking Seafood ImportsIn an effort to eradicate illegal fishing and seafood fraud, the Obama Administration is launching a fish tracking system that would eventually tell consumers where their fish was caught, processed and stored.
3 Rescued From Icy Waters Off Sandy Hook Bay In Middletown, N.J.Footage from the scene showed rescuers, wearing protective gear, dragging one woman across the surface of the icy waters in a basket.
NOAA To Honor World's Oldest Weatherman, Richard G. Hendrickson, 101He's certainly seen his fair share of sunny and stormy days.
Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane SeasonA slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.
Federal Report: Climate Change Is Upon UsGlobal warming is rapidly turning America the beautiful into America the stormy, sneezy and dangerous, according to a new federal scientific report. And those shining seas? Rising and costly, the report says.
Dolphin, Once Near Death, Released After Being Nursed Back To HealthRoxanne the dolphin was found on a Fire Island sand bar in June unresponsive. When marine researchers arrived, they believed she might have been dead.
Federal Report: Sandy Warnings Were Confusing Despite Accurate ForecastsFederal weather forecasts for Superstorm Sandy were exceptionally accurate last fall, but the warnings themselves were confusing, an internal review found.
'Sandy' Being Retired From Tropical Storm NamesIt's a name we'll never forget but will thankfully not have to hear about again -- as far as storms go.
Sen. Schumer Warns Insurance Companies Against 'Playing Games' With Sandy VictimsSchumer said the difference between a hurricane and a tropical storm for insurance purposes could be very costly to homeowners who have already lost so much.
Forecast Models Indicate 'Frankenstorm' Likely To Slam East CoastTri-State Area officials are bracing for a gale-force storm that's expected to hit most of the East Coast next week.
Massive Solar Storm Could Disrupt Your Electronics, TravelEarth is getting bombarded by solar flares right now. Radioactive particles from this week's solar activity have reached our planet -- and a lot of people are worried about the fallout.