Weather, Climate, and Society

CURRENT ISSUE

Volume 16 (2024): Issue 1 (Jan 2024)

About the Journal

Weather, Climate, and Society (WCAS) publishes research and reviews that address economics, policy analysis, political science, history, communication, and institutional, social, health, and behavioral scholarship and research relating to weather and climate, including both climate variability and longer-term climate change. Contributions must include evidence-based analysis and substantive discussion of the interactions of weather and climate with society, taking an integrated approach, drawing on both the social and physical sciences.

Since many authors of WCAS papers are from social science disciplines, for which funding is generally more limited than in the physical sciences, the AMS Council has eliminated page charges for this journal.

ISSN: 1948-8327; elSSN: 1948-8335

Editor in Chief

Henry Huntington, Huntington Consulting

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Impact Factor

2.2 

2022 Journal Impact Factors in the Meteorology and Atmospheric Science and Environmental Studies categories

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Who is Affected by Saharan Dust in the Caribbean: A spatial analysis and citizen’s perspective from Puerto Rico during Godzilla Dust Event in June 2020

Maité Morales-Medina
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Ana P. Ortíz-Martínez
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Cynthia M. Pérez-Cardona
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Digna Rueda-Roa
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Daniel Otis
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Edgar Pérez-Matías
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Frank Muller-Karger
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Olga Mayol-Bracero
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Pablo Méndez-Lázaro
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The Impacts of Heat and Air Pollution on Mortality in the United States

Zeying Huang
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Jungmin Lim
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Mark Skidmore
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Extreme weather events and the energy sector in 2021

Juan A. Añel
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Celia Pérez-Souto
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Susana Bayo-Besteiro
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Luis Prieto-Godino
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Hannah Bloomfield
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Alberto Troccoli
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Laura de la Torre
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Map-based ensemble forecasts for maritime operations: An interactive usability assessment with decision scenarios

Jelmer Jeuring
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Eirik Mikal Samuelsen
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Machiel Lamers
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Malte Müller
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Bjørn Åge Hjøllo
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Laurent Bertino
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Extreme Weather Events and Expected Parental Roles in Bangladesh and Beyond: A Review of Literature

Shah Md Atiqul Haq
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Arnika Tabassum Arno
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Shamim Al Aziz Lalin
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Mufti Nadimul Quamar Ahmed
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Transformative ecological and human impacts from climate change and diminished sea ice in the northern Bering Sea

James E. Overland
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Elizabeth Siddon
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Gay Sheffield
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Thomas J. Ballinger
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Cody Szuwalski

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Moving toward the Deliberate Coproduction of Climate Science Knowledge

Alison M. Meadow
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Daniel B. Ferguson
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Zack Guido
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Alexandra Horangic
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Gigi Owen
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Tamara Wall
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Developing Evaluation Indicators to Improve the Process of Coproducing Usable Climate Science

Tamara U. Wall
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Alison M. Meadow
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Alexandra Horganic
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Weather, Climate, and Worldviews: The Sources and Consequences of Public Perceptions of Changes in Local Weather Patterns

Kevin Goebbert
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Hank C. Jenkins-Smith
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Kim Klockow
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Matthew C. Nowlin
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Carol L. Silva
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Moving Climate Information off the Shelf: Boundary Chains and the Role of RISAs as Adaptive Organizations

Maria Carmen Lemos
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Christine J. Kirchhoff
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Scott E. Kalafatis
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Donald Scavia
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Richard B. Rood

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Assessment of NWS County Warning Area Tornado Risk, Exposure, and Vulnerability

Stephen M. Strader
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Alex M. Haberlie
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Alexandra G. Loitz
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The Role of Indigenous and Traditional Knowledge in Ecosystem-Based Adaptation: A Review of the Literature and Case Studies from the Pacific Islands

Johanna Nalau
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Susanne Becken
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Johanna Schliephack
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Meg Parsons
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Cilla Brown
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Brendan Mackey
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The Impact of Temperature on Major League Baseball

Brandon Lee D. Koch
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Anna K. Panorska

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