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    Seasonal Verification Part 3: Verify with a Vengeance...This time it's probabilistic.

    February 27, 2015

    How do we verify forecasts that use probabilities? Read on to find out.

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    Winter can’t quite quit New England, won’t give the West a second glance

    February 24, 2015

    A stalled atmospheric set-up has made Boston and surrounding areas in the Northeast the most popular truck stop for storms travelling the atmospheric highway known as the jet stream. And stop they have, like a caravan of tractor-trailers idling in a rest stop parking lot.

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    Sea level spiked for two years from New York to Newfoundland
    February 24, 2015
    Office of Oceanic & Atmospheric Research

    This web story was written and provided by Mari N. Jensen of the University of Arizona with contributions from NOAA. The University of Arizona story may be read online. Sea levels from New York...

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    An Extreme Event of Sea-level Rise along the Northeast Coast of North America in 2009–2010
    February 24, 2015
    Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

    Coastal sea levels along continental margins often show significant year-to-year upward and downward fluctuations. These fluctuations are superimposed on a longer term upward trend associated with...

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    Picture Climate: What Can We Learn From Caves?

    February 20, 2015

    One of nature’s truly awe-inspiring creations, caves and the unique rock formations inside them are not only breathtaking but are also natural recorders of climate. is neither affiliated with the authors of this page nor responsible for its contents. This is a safe-cache copy of the original web site.