Latest World Meteorological Organization Stories
MIT researchers develop tool to assess regional risks of climate change, potential impacts on local infrastructure and planning.
After Tropical Cyclone Nilam made landfall in southeastern India NASA's Terra satellite passed overhead and saw the storm's clouds blanket the entire southern portion of the country from Chennai southward.
A new variety of cloud is attempting to be officially added to the classification system after first being discovered in 1951.
A new study has found that climate-prediction models are good at predicting long-term climate patterns on a global scale but lose their edge when applied to time frames shorter than three decades and on sub-continental scales.
The current drought crisis has prompted the World Meteorological Organization to push for international adoption of drought-management policies.
The UN’s World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has issued a new report, the annual World Meteorological Organization Statement on the Status of the Global Climate.
Carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide levels reached record highs in 2010, surpassing what experts had previously called the worst-case scenario for these greenhouse gases.
According to a report by U.N. scientists, man-made climate change has already boosted heat waves and flood-provoking rainfall and is likely to contribute to future natural disasters.
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According to MIT researchers, the most recent global climate report fails to capture the reality of the changing Arctic seascape.