Va.-Based Nat'l Weather Service Supercomputer To Improve ForecastsReston, Virginia is now home to a National Weather Service computer that can make 213 trillion calculations per second, which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says will improve forecasts.
Flash Flood Watch in EffectAs rain moves through the D.C. Metro area this afternoon and evening, a Flash Flood Watch is in effect for much of region.
NOAA Predicting Up To 6 Major HurricanesFederal forecasters are predicting yet another busy hurricane season.
Report: Feds' Warnings About Sandy Were Confusing To Media, PublicFederal weather forecasts for Superstorm Sandy were exceptionally accurate last fall, but the warnings themselves were confusing, an internal review found.
NOAA: 'This Is The Worst-Case Scenario'