New satellite to be transported aboard the International Space Station

A new instrument that measures ocean surface wind speed and direction will be launched to the International Space Station this month and COAPS' Dr. Mark Bourassa will be leading NASA's Ocean Vector Winds science team. More>.

Predicting hurricane strength

Research offers new way to predict hurricane strenth, destruction

Vasu Misra, associate professor of meteorology and co-director of the Florida Climate Institute, and fourth-year doctoral student Michael Kozar introduce a new statistical model that complements hurricane forecasting by showing the size of storms, not just the wind speed. More >

Spring Climate Outlook

Evolution of Land Surface Air Temperature Trend

New research by a team of COAPS scientists and published in Nature Climate Change provides a detailed look at global land surface warming trends over the last 100 years. More >

Tallahassee Weather

70.0° F (21.1° C)

Dewpoint: 64.9° F (18.3° C)
Relative Humidity: 84%
Wind: North at 3.5 MPH (3 KT)
Visibility: 10.00 miles
MSL Pressure: 1015.7 mb
Altimeter: 30.00 in Hg

Last Updated on Sep 23 2014, 3:53 am EDT
Credit: NOAA's National Weather Service

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