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No SC hurricane landfalls expected

...region. No hurricane made landfall. Although several tropical storms did affect the Southeast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is expected to make its forecast later this month.
Letter: Ban dangerous fracking

...the fairly low level of loss, as measured at the mine wellhead, but the article did note that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration had found the loss to be 10 to 20 times higher, presumably from atmospheric measurements. I wrote...
Natural gas prices stable, suppliers say

...require heat increasing 40 percent from 59 days last year compared to 142 this year, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Augusta set a new record low Jan. 7 when temperatures dropped to 12 degrees, and another blast...
Cooler weather on its way

...where the flow is from the northwest. It's really coming from the Arctic."According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's winter forecast, Athens and the rest of Georgia have about equal chances of being colder than...
Emergencies declared ahead of Eastern superstorm

SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. - With much of the Eastern Seaboard in the path of a rare behemoth storm, governors in the nation's most densely populated corridor declared states of emergency Saturday.
Hurricane Sandy heads for landfall Monday or Tuesday

NEW YORK - From Washington to Boston, big cities and small towns Sunday buttoned up against the onslaught of a superstorm that could endanger 50 million people in the most heavily populated corridor in the nation, with forecasters warning that the New York area could get the worst of it - an 11-foot wall of water.
Sandy and storm surge pose 'worst case scenario'

...worsen it and hold it in place for days.Louis Uccellini, environmental prediction chief for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, told The Associated Press that given Sandy's due east-to-west track into New Jersey, that...
Fort Gordon fireworks defy rain, sequestration

While the Fort Gordon extravaganza has become a staple in the Augusta area, the 2013 showing was a marvel in itself, as celebrations at installations around the country have become a casualty of sequestration.
Drought conditions deepen across South Carolina

...upcoming week. Crop conditions are slightly dry but not in dangerous territory, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.There have been some positive effects from the dry weather. Dry conditions meant brighter foliage...
40 years ago, 2 days of snow topped 14 inches

...Thousands of motorists were stranded on the interstates after the storm struck.A May 1973 study by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the storm resulted in $5 to 50 million in property damage, including snow removal and rescue...