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What's the difference between El Niño and La Niña

El Niño and La Niña

What’s the difference between El Niño and La Niña? Long before meteorologists “discovered” the El Niño…

an image of child plaing in the water Rip Currents

Rip Currents

Rip Currents: Life or Death If you’ve heard warnings of possible rip currents, take them…

GOES-16

New Eyes in the Sky

NOAA’s GOES-16 is changing the face of traditional forecasting. The first of the next generation of Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) was successfully launched from Cape Canaveral on November 19, 2016. Although the…