Posted: 07/15/2010 - Long Term
Posted: 07/15/2010 - 4Warn Wx: Clear overnight, Low 74. South Wind 5-10 mph. Sat/Sun Highs 90-92 50% chance for showers
Posted: 07/15/2010 - NWA Discussion Update
Posted: 07/15/2010 - NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer has discovered a galaxy tail studded with bright knots of new stars. The tail, which was created as the galaxy IC 3418 plunged into the neighboring Virgo cluster of galaxies, offers new insight into how stars form.
Posted: 07/15/2010 - 4Warn Wx: Sunny & hot! High 96. Heat index 102 to 108. Storms return (50%) in the afternoon & early evening.
Posted: 07/15/2010 - Aviation Weather
Posted: 07/14/2010 - 4Warn Wx: 4Warn Wx: A stray shower possible overnight, Low 76 partly cloudy, West Wind 5 mph. Muggy!
Posted: 07/14/2010 - 4Warn Wx: Sunny & hot. High 96. Heat index 102 to 108. Afternoon showers & storms (50%). Some could be severe.
Updated: 07/14/2010 - BP has put off crucial "integrity tests" on the new stacking cap on its ruptured Gulf oil well so it can review testing procedures, a review expected to take place through the night and into Wednesday.
Updated: 07/14/2010 - A strong earthquake rattled coastal Chile early Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
Posted: 07/14/2010 - Firefighters are getting a handle on a southern California brush fire that threatened homes in the city of Camarillo.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - Gulf Forecast
Posted: 07/13/2010 - Long Term
Posted: 07/13/2010 - Short Term
Posted: 07/13/2010 - Three men succumb to rip currents near Cape San Blas Florida Monday.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - Inside NOAA’s Seafood Inspection Laboratory in Pascagoula, Miss., NOAA’s expert seafood assessors are training state personnel to use their sense of smell and taste to detect any unusual odors and flavors in Gulf Coast fish — aromas that could indicate contamination by oil or dispersants from the Deepwater Horizon/BP oil spill.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - NASA is partnering with Microsoft Research's WorldWide Telescope to offer half a billion high-resolution images of Red Planet sights, ranging from past rover tracks to future landing zones for Mars-bound astronauts. The collaboration is part of NASA’s public-private strategy for making cosmic imagery more widely available to students and space fans.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - 4Warn Wx: Sunshine early. High heat index! Scattered showers (50%) with numerous downpours after midday. High 95.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - ScienceDaily (July 11, 2010) — Three NASA aircraft will begin flights to study tropical cyclones on Aug. 15 during the agency's first major U.S.-based hurricane field campaign since 2001. The Genesis and Rapid Intensification Processes mission, or GRIP, will study the creation and rapid intensification of hurricanes. Advanced instruments from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., will be aboard two of the aircraft.
Updated: 07/12/2010 - Emergency rooms see an increase in cases of heat stroke and dehydration this time of year.Children ages 4 and under are especially vulnerable to overheating because their bodies don’t adjust to temperatures as well as adults’, says Jay Kaplan, an emergency physician and spokesman for the American College of Emergency Physicians
Posted: 07/12/2010 - State of the Climate report shows the June 2010 average temperature for the contiguous United States was 71.4 degrees F, which is 2.2 degrees F above the long-term average (1901-2000).
Posted: 07/11/2010 - Atlantic Basin tropical discussion