Hurricane Florence roared ashore in the Carolinas on Sept. 14, dumping devastating rains and lashing the coast with strong winds. NCAR scientists are at the forefront of hurricane research, working to improve hurricane forecasts, understand how storms will evolve as the climate warms, communicate more effective warnings to the public, and much more. Read more
We recently released an updated version of our Community Earth System Model (CESM2). Among the many improvements are a land ice model component that can better simulate Greenland's ice sheet, a surface wave model component, and a global crop model component.