Extreme Weather

Destroyed house and truck after a hurricane

Extreme Weather Events Surge in Number and Impact

The weather is becoming deadlier. The past two decades brought nearly twice as many natural disasters as the 20 years before. Rising temperatures fuel both the frequency and the impact...

Natural Flood Management and the role of environmental monitoring

[caption id="attachment_762" align="alignleft" width="5472"] Great Fen showing Holme Fen woods top left and new ponds and meres April 2019[/caption] Flooding is a natural process, but it can cause heavy economic...
Happy world meteorology

Happy World Meteorology Day

Kipp & Zonen congratulates the World Meteorological Organisation on celebrating 50 years of the World Weather Watch during this year’s World Meteorological Day, 23rd March. The theme is “Watching the...