Atmospheric disturbances with winds of unusual force or direction. Accompanied by rain, snow, hail, or sleet, and often by thunder and lightning.
Climate of North Dakota: blizzards [ More info] Reviews the causes and frequency of blizzards in North Dakota.
Coastal Change During Hurricane Dennis 2005 [ More info] Summary of study to document the impact of Hurricane Dennis on Santa Rosa Island, in the Florida Panhandle.
Coastal Change During Hurricane Isabel 2003 [ More info] Summary of study to document the impact of Hurricane Isabel in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, near Cape Hatteras. Methods included pre- and post-storm photography, videography, and lidar.
Coastal change during Hurricane Ivan 2004 [ More info] Summary of study to document the impact of Hurricane Ivan on the Gulf coast of Alabama near the Florida border.
Coastal change hazards digital library [ More info] Online catalog of reports and data on coastal change hazards, indexed by author, agency, project, location, feature type, and topic
Debris-Flow Hazards within the Appalachian Mountains of the Eastern United States [ More info] Storms bring rains strong enough to cause rock-falls and landslides that are hazardous to people. Includes examples in the eastern US with information about the weather events that precipitated the debris flows.
Evidence of multidecadal climate variability in the Gulf of Mexico [ More info] Direct measurement of an important indicator of interannual variability is extended, using geological proxy measures, farther back in time to well before modern measurements were made. This tells us about the history of climate variability.
Floods of May 2006 and April 2007 in Southern Maine [ More info] Characteristics and consequences of some extreme storm events
Historic flooding in northern Georgia, September 16-22, 2009 [ More info] Explains the meteorological and hydrologic conditions that led to widespread flooding in this area.
Historic Flooding in South Georgia, March 27-April 3, 2009 [ More info] Explains the meteorological and hydrologic conditions that led to widespread flooding in this area.
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