Selected Media Highlighting Marine Weather and Climate
How a Warming World May Have Caused Hurricane Florence to Stall (PBS News Hour - September 2018)
This short film discusses the science behind tropical cyclones that appear to be stalling more frequently. Dr. Hal Needham describes some both the physical processes involved and the potential catastrophic impacts.
Rise of the Superstorms (NOVA/PBS - June 2018)
NOVA's Rise of the Superstorms featured Dr. Hal Needham as a local flood expert. Dr. Needham lived in the Houston-Galveston metro area during Hurricane Harvey. He provided crucial flood communication with the public during the disaster.
Killer Typhoon (NOVA - 2014)
Killer Typhoon featured insights from Dr. Hal Needham on Super Typhoon Haiyan. Needham had just constructed the first historical storm surge database for the Philippines several months before Haiyan struck the archipelago.