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Rapid Reaction: Severe Storms Spawn Tornadoes in NC

Earlier this week, a cold front moving across North Carolina produced strong thunderstorms that spawned six tornadoes, then left high, gusty winds in its... (Read more)

February Tornadoes are Rare, But With a Damaging History

Last week's EF1 tornado in Carteret County serves as a reminder that although the winter months are climatologically our least active for severe weather,... (Read more)

Rapid Reaction: Wintry Weather and Spring-Like Storms Hit NC

Our winter roller coaster continued this week as high temperatures plummeted below freezing, we rounded a bend of snow and ice-slickened roads, and temperatures... (Read more)

January Brings Cooler Weather and a Taste of Winter

After a warm December, the winter reversed course in January with cooler-than-normal conditions prevailing. Click any underlined heading in the graphic... (Read more)

SCO in the Big Easy: American Meteorological Society’s Annual Meeting Review

Early this month, the American Meteorological Society's (AMS) 96th annual meeting was held in New Orleans, LA. SCO staff and students presented on research... (Read more)

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