Storm Surge

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Mines and Energy and the Environment Protection Agency with support from UNDP on 25 November 2022 formally launched the implementation of the Sinoe coastal resilience project during an inception workshop.
In times of disaster, the key is preparation, and people are urged to develop their evacuation plans before the crisis hits. When English isn't your first language, it can be even more challenging knowing how to prepare.
Crossing the Arctic Ocean earlier and later in the day, the satellites will reveal exchanges heat with the atmosphere at previously unobserved times. And Aqua will be primed to explore the severe storms and wildfires that tend to peak in late afternoon.
The United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) and the World Bank signed an agreement today to scale up disaster risk protection financed by Germany and the United Kingdom for vulnerable communities and nations faced with catastrophic climate extremes.
The LSU-developed tool to predict storm surge and flooding during severe weather events has become an essential resource for thousands of emergency managers and first responders in Louisiana and the nation’s coastal states to help protect infrastructure.
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The guidelines offer solid and practical advice for countries, donors and experts seeking to set up early warning systems against an increasing hazard.
Arctic sea with ice
Over the last 40 years, a rapid shrinking of Arctic sea ice has been one of the most significant indicators of climate change. The amount of sea ice that survives the Arctic summer has declined 13 percent per decade since the late 1970s.
The sea level is rising, and the clock is ticking in the effort to make Connecticut's coastline more resilient in the face of climate change
A record storm surge in 1953 devastated much of eastern England’s coast, prompting prolific investment in concrete sea walls, wooden groynes and other engineered structures designed to protect the coastline from erosion.
Australians along the east cost are bracing for yet another round of heavy rainfall this weekend, after a band of stormy weather soaked most of the continent this week.