Florida Climate Center Website for Kids

A Florida Climate Center Website...

Packed with teacher resources, interactive tools, educational videos, and even links to games that kids can play to better understand climate and weather. Check it out!


New satellite to be transported aboard the International Space Station

A new instrument that measures ocean surface wind speed and direction was 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 strength, 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 >

Tallahassee Weather

73.0° F (22.8° C)
Mostly Cloudy

Dewpoint: 71.1° F (21.7° C)
Relative Humidity: 94%
Wind: Northeast at 3.5 MPH (3 KT)
Visibility: 10.00 miles
MSL Pressure: 1010.7 mb
Altimeter: 29.85 in Hg

Last Updated on Sep 30 2014, 5:53 am EDT
Credit: NOAA's National Weather Service

Hurricane Activity

hurricane activity

The Atlantic graphical tropical weather outlook is updated at approximately 2am, 8am, 2pm, and 8pm EDT from June 1 to November 30 by the National Hurricane Center.


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