Investigating the roles of ocean processes, air-sea interaction, and tropical-extratropical exchanges on climate variability.
Investigating the physical factors causing regional and seasonal climate trends and variations, and high-impact weather and climate events.
Advancing the understanding of atmospheric boundary-layer processes.
Understanding and predicting variations and trends in weather, water, and climate, with an emphasis on extremes.
Research and development to improve NOAA operational forecast products.
Advancing hydrometeorology methods, models and applications to address weather, climate, and water extremes.
Improving precipitation and streamflow predictions through improved observations and understanding of hydrometeorological phenomena.
Improving Polar climate prediction and sea ice/weather forecasting in Earth's Polar regions.