NOAA Satellite Video Shows Wildfires Burning In Northern MN; Greenwood Fire Now Covers Nearly 26,000 Acres A satellite from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is giving us a good look at the wildfires burning in northern Minnesota.
Meteorological Summer Kicks Off With Hotter-Than-Average TemperaturesJune 1 marks the first day of meteorological summer and Minnesota is seeing above-average temperatures, a trend that will continue for the rest of the week and perhaps the rest of the summer, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
NOAA Outlook: Hotter-Than-Average Summer On The Way For Parts Of MinnesotaLooking ahead further into the summer months, temperatures are likely above average for the state in July, August, and September.
Stay Prepared During Severe Weather Season With These TipsAhead of severe weather season, meteorologists want Minnesotans to plan ahead and know where to go and what to do when a storm hits.
2020 Ties As 13th Warmest Year On Record In MinnesotaThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently released their 2020 climate report stating that last year was the fifth warmest year for the U.S.
NOAA Winter Outlook Suggests Favorable Conditions For Snowier-Than-Average WinterThe bright side is that most of Minnesota, aside from a Northwestern section of the state, has an equal chance for below-, near- or above-average temperatures, according to NOAA's outlook.
La Niña's Moderate Forecast Could Mean Snowy, Cold Winter In MinnesotaThe NOAA NWS Climate Prediction Center put the U.S. under a La Niña Advisory Thursday, which could mean a wet -- meaning snowy -- and cold winter to Minnesota and Wisconsin.
NOAA's Winter Outlook Suggests Snowier Than Average Winter In MinnesotaMinnesota, along with neighboring states, have an equal chance for below-, near- or above-average temperatures, according to NOAA's outlook.
NOAA Outlook Warns Of Possible Major Spring Flooding In MinnesotaThe new spring flood outlook predicts a potentially unprecedented flood season, especially in the Midwest and along the Mississippi River.
UPDATE: Problems With NOAA's GOES-17 SatelliteAs the satellite was first being powered up in orbit -- 22,000 miles above the Equator -- a problem with the ABI's cooling system was discovered.
'NOAA, We Have A Problem'Right now, GOES-17 is effectively blind at night and that detailed atmospheric temperature and wind data isn't available during the day either.
NOAA Says La Nina Will Be Weak This YearLa Nina typically brings drier conditions to the U.S. South and wetter weather to the Pacific Northwest and western Canada.
About That 'Colder, Wetter Winter' Prediction“If La Nina conditions develop, we predict it will be weak and potentially short-lived,” said NOAA’s Mike Halpert.
GOES-16: The Next Generation Of Weather SatelliteCalled GOES-R at launch, and now named GOES-16, it has cutting-edge sensors that will eventually replace the 1970s technology we currently use.
2016 Was 2nd Hottest Year On Record In U.S., NOAA SaysClimate change could likely be a factor in it being the Twin Cities' wettest year on record, Dr. Kevin Trenberth said.