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North Carolina Climate

Hail Hath No Fury Like a Springtime Storm

In the past three weeks, afternoon thunderstorms have brought the usual combination of heavy rain, thunder, and lightning, but they've also packed an extra... (Read more)

Summer Projects: Rainfall Study & New Web Tools

This post is part of a series highlighting the summer projects from our office's undergraduate research assistants. First up is Colin Loftin, a senior... (Read more)

Severe Weather Hazards: Spring and Summer of 2013

Severe weather in North Carolina Flooding on Franklin St. in Chapel Hill, NC -- June 30thcan be extremely hazardous to those in the path of a storm; however,... (Read more)

Last Chance For Sea Breeze

Escaping from the heat is on the minds of many this time of year, even with the mild summer that we have had in 2013. The two locations that come to mind... (Read more)

What's the trend in your area: A precipitation pattern or just random rainfall?

How many times have you been waiting for a rain system to arrive only to see it just miss you or dissipate before reaching your location? Or can you count... (Read more)

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