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NC Extremes: April 2011 Tornado Outbreak One for the Records

This post is part of our year-long series about North Carolina's weather extremes. One of North Carolina's most widespread -- and most recent -- severe... (Read more)

Heavy Rain by Any Other Name Still has an Impact

We conclude our series on CoCoRaHS March Madness with some perspective on heavy rain events and how CoCoRaHS observations are used. Heavy rain goes... (Read more)

NC Extremes: Storm of the Century Smashed Snowfall Records

This post is part of our year-long series about North Carolina's weather extremes. An old adage says that March comes in like a lion and goes out like... (Read more)

Rapid Reaction: More Mixed Precipitation Blankets NC

The third widespread wintry event in less than two weeks painted a familiar picture across the state: Snow falling to the north and west, rain to the southeast,... (Read more)

NC Extremes: Arctic Air Masses Pack a High-Pressure Punch

This post is part of our year-long series about North Carolina's weather extremes. When it comes to moving the mercury in barometers up to record-setting... (Read more)

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