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How do high-frequency oscillations of tropical cyclones vary across the W North Pacific?
A new study reveals the variations of high-frequency oscillation over different sea areas, and helps to improve the prediction of tropical cyclone intensity in different sea areas over the western North Pacific. (2018-02-25)
New NASA animations show massive rainfall totals from 2013 Philippine Tropical Cyclones
Rainfall data from the TRMM satellite was compiled and analyzed for tropical cyclones affecting the Philippines in 2013 and made into a movie. (2013-12-06)
How do tropical cyclones affect the air quality of Hong Kong?
A new study finds tropical cyclones, one of the major atmospheric activities in summer and autumn, have an important influence on air quality. (2018-06-24)
Study: Climate change has been influencing where tropical cyclones rage
While the global average number of tropical cyclones each year has not budged from 86 over the last four decades, climate change has been influencing the locations of where these deadly storms occur, according to new NOAA-led research published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. (2020-05-04)
NASA catches transitioning Tropical Storm Francisco near Korean Peninsula
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Sea of Japan and provided forecasters with a visible image of Tropical Storm Francisco as it was transitioning into an extra-tropical cyclone. (2019-08-07)
Cyclones spurt water into the stratosphere, feeding global warming
Scientists at Harvard University have found that tropical cyclones readily inject ice far into the stratosphere, possibly feeding global warming. (2009-04-20)
A NASA 2-for-1: Carlos and Dolores in 1 satellite image
It's not too often that two tropical cyclones are close enough to each other to be within a satellite's view as it tracks far above the Earth, but it happened this week with Carlos and Dolores in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. (2009-07-17)
NASA sees Tropical Storm Unala develop and weaken quickly
NASA's Aqua satellite has been busy capturing temperature data from developing tropical cyclones around the world. (2013-08-19)
NASA catches Tropical Cyclone Gelena's post-tropical transition
Tropical cyclones can become post-tropical before they dissipate, meaning they can become sub-tropical, extra-tropical or a remnant low pressure area.  As Tropical Cyclone Gelena transitioned into a subtropical storm, NASA's Aqua satellite provided a visible image of the storm. (2019-02-15)
NASA finds Gretel becoming extra-tropical
NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Southern Pacific Ocean and captured an image of Tropical Storm Gretel as it was transitioning into an extra-tropical cyclone, northwest of New Zealand. (2020-03-16)
NASA's Terra Satellite finds Subtropical Storm Leslie drifting in Central Atlantic
NASA's Terra satellite provided a visible image of Subtropical Storm Leslie as it was meandering around the North Central Atlantic Ocean on Sept. (2018-09-24)
NASA sees birth of Atlantic's subtropical depression seven: Bermuda on watch
The seventh depression of the Atlantic Ocean Hurricane Season was born on Oct. (2014-10-10)
UI researchers find East Coast hurricanes can flood the Midwest
University of Iowa researchers have found that North Atlantic tropical cyclones in fact have a significant effect on the Midwest. (2014-11-11)
Satellite shows newborn Tropical Depression 02C form in Central Pacific
OAA's GOES-West satellite saw that Hawaii is in the middle of a triangle of tropical cyclones. (2015-07-10)
NASA gets infrared view of Atlantic Halloween subtropical storm
The latest addition to the Atlantic Ocean hurricane season developed quickly. (2019-10-31)
NASA finds Tropical Cyclone Joaninha maintaining an eye
Tropical Cyclone Joaninha is not yet ready to close its eye and weaken. (2019-03-28)
Tropical cyclones are occurring more frequently than before
Are there more tropical cyclones now than in the past? (2012-10-15)
Extra-tropical Cyclone Harold caught by NASA's Terra Satellite
NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Southern Pacific Ocean and captured a visible image of extra-tropical cyclone Harold. (2020-04-10)
Hurricanes key to carbon uptake by forests
New research reveals that the increase in forest photosynthesis and growth made possible by tropical cyclones in the southeastern United States captures hundreds of times more carbon than is released by all vehicles in the US in a given year. (2016-05-02)
NASA gets a final look at Leslie as a subtropical storm
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Central North Atlantic Ocean and analyzed Subtropical Storm Leslie in infrared light to determine what was happening within. (2018-09-25)
Satellite shows newborn Tropical Depression 01C form in Central Pacific
NOAA's GOES-West satellite saw that Hawaii is in the middle of a triangle of tropical cyclones. (2015-07-10)
More tropical cyclones in past could play role in warmer future
More frequent tropical cyclones in Earth's ancient past contributed to persistent El Niño-like conditions, according to a team of climate scientists led by Yale University. (2010-02-24)
GOES-13 on top of new seventeenth Atlantic (sub) tropical depression
The GOES-13 satellite keeps a vigilant eye on the Atlantic Ocean and eastern US and this morning at 5 a.m. (2010-10-06)
Tropical cyclone 'maximum intensity' is shifting toward poles
Over the past 30 years, the location where tropical cyclones reach maximum intensity has been shifting toward the poles in both the northern and southern hemispheres at a rate of about 35 miles, or one-half a degree of latitude, per decade according to a new study, 'The Poleward Migration of the Location of Tropical Cyclone Maximum Intensity,' published May 14 in Nature. (2014-05-14)
NASA satellite sees Tropical Depression 06W near the Philippines
The sixth western Pacific tropical cyclone (06W) of 2011 has developed near the Philippines and the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite saw some heavy rainfall in the storm. (2011-06-17)
Stronger tropical cyclones strengthen the Kuroshio Current, further heating high latitudes
As the intensity and frequency of the strongest cyclones east of Taiwan have increased, so has the strength of the Kuroshio current, a Pacific current responsible for redistributing heat throughout the western North Pacific Ocean. (2020-05-28)
NASA finds Akoni already post-tropical
Tropical Storm Akoni had a quick life as a tropical storm before transitioning into a post-tropical storm. (2019-09-06)
NASA looks at Tropical Cyclones Irwin and Hilary rainfall and Fujiwara Effect
NASA used satellite data to tally the rainfall generated by Hurricanes Hilary and Irwin as they interacted in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. (2017-08-02)
NASA-NOAA satellite finds Jerry now a post-tropical storm
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over Jerry and provided forecasters with a view of its structure that helped confirm it is now post-tropical. (2019-09-25)
NASA satellite attends the birth of Tropical Storm Bune in Southern Pacific
It's not unusual for NASA satellites to attend the birth of tropical cyclones, and NASA's Aqua satellite was there when Tropical Cyclone Bune was born early today in the South Pacific Ocean. (2011-03-24)
NASA sees gabrielle go 'post-tropical...' for now
The Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite passed over the Eastern Atlantic Ocean and observed that Tropical Storm Gabrielle had become post-tropical. (2019-09-06)
Warmer seas linked to strengthening hurricanes: FSU study fuels global warming debate
The theory that global warming may be contributing to stronger hurricanes in the Atlantic over the past 30 years is bolstered by a new study led by a Florida State University researcher. (2008-09-03)
Tropical cyclones to cause greater damage
Tropical cyclones will cause $109 billion in damages by 2100, according to Yale and MIT researchers in a paper published in Nature Climate Change. (2012-02-01)
NASA satellite catches a hurricane transforming itself
Hurricanes can completely re-structure themselves inside, and that presents forecasters with great uncertainty when predicting their effects on the general population. (2006-01-30)
NASA eyes low in eastern Pacific for tropical development
The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder instrument onboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured an infrared image of a low pressure area called (2010-05-27)
NASA examines tropical storm Arthur's rainfall as it transitions
When the Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite passed over the western North Atlantic Ocean, it captured rainfall data on Tropical Storm Arthur as the storm was transitioning into an extra-tropical storm. (2020-05-19)
Cyclone 24S now all grown up and renamed Tropical Storm Sean
Weather systems that become tropical cyclones go through a couple of names before they mature, just like people with nicknames. (2010-04-23)
NASA satellites show towering thunderstorms in rare sub-tropical storm Arani
NASA's Aqua and TRMM satellites are providing data to scientists about the Southern Atlantic Ocean Sub-tropical Storm Arani, a rare occurrence in the southern ocean. (2011-03-16)
Tropical cyclones in the Arabian Sea have intensified due to earlier monsoon onset
Brief Summary: The tropical cyclones during the pre-monsoon season in the Arabian Sea have intensified since 1997 compared to 1979 as a result of decreased vertical wind shear and earlier occurrence of tropical cyclones, according to a study spearheaded by Bin Wang at the International Pacific Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, and published in (2012-09-21)
NASA satellite imagery finds Rebekah now post-tropical
NASA's Terra Satellite provided a visible image of Post-Tropical Cyclone Rebekah as it continued moving in an easterly direction through the North Atlantic Ocean. (2019-11-01)
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