Tag: Issue: Spring 2013

R2O success in Birmingham

R2O success in Birmingham

The NWSFO in Birmingham, Ala. used an NSSL product to plan surveys of damage caused by the tornadoes yesterday.  NSSL’s On Demand is a web-based tool that can be used to help confirm when and where severe weather occurred. Bright reds and yellows show more intense circulations. On Demand uses data gathered and sorted by

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NSSL, partners: Thin, low Arctic clouds played an important role in the massive 2012 Greenland ice melt

NSSL, partners: Thin, low Arctic clouds played an important role in the massive 2012 Greenland ice melt

A team of scientists, including NSSL’s Dave Turner published a new study in Nature that showed how clouds over the central Greenland Ice Sheet last July were “just right” for driving surface temperatures there above the melting point.

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