Forecast Research News

NSSL, partners: Thin, low Arctic clouds played an important role in the massive 2012 Greenland ice melt

NSSL, partners: Thin, low Arctic clouds played an important role in the massive 2012 Greenland ice melt

A team of scientists, including NSSL’s Dave Turner published a new study in Nature that showed how clouds over the central Greenland Ice Sheet last July were “just right” for driving surface temperatures there above the melting point.

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NSSL Launches iPhone and Android Apps to collect precipitation reports from the public

NSSL Launches iPhone and Android Apps to collect precipitation reports from the public

The NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL), in partnership with the University of Oklahoma and has launched an app where users can anonymously report precipitation from their iPhone or Android through the “mobile Precipitation Identification Near the Ground “mPING” app.

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