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North Carolina Climate

Rapid Reaction: Saturday's Storms Bring Locally Heavy Rainfall

When residents and even forecasters in central North Carolina woke up on Saturday morning, they had little idea that a rare rainfall event awaited later... (Read more)

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)

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