In the News

New York Times, Forbes, and TIME | April 9, 2011

AER Seasonal Forecast accuracy news highlights

Since Dr. Cohen's Op Ed was published in the New York Times on December 25, numerous articles have highlighted the accuracy of AER's seasonal forecast and the science behind the forecasting skill. These include New York Times, Forbes, TIME, and others.

New York Times Dot Earth blog | April 8, 2011

The Far North and Wintry Weather

By Andrew C. Revkin in DotEarth blog. Andy Revkin highlights AER's winter season forecast skill plus the research behind the prediction in his DotEarth blog for the New York Times.

ZDF TV Germany | March 31, 2011

The Endless Winter of 2010/11 (Video)

"It seemed endless, this winter in the USA. Snowstorms were followed by record-setting cold. December of 2010 was the seventh-coldest winter on record...None of the big US weather services forecast this winter, except for this man. Judah Cohen works for the weather service AER, which provides weather forecasts for the...

Boston Globe | February 13, 2011

Deep thinking on snowy spells

Radio explanation of scientists' views of the cold snowy winter by Justin Gillis at the New York Times and the Green blog. Highlighted research by Dr. Judah Cohen of AER.

Jerusalem Post | January 26, 2011

Weather expert links frozen North to Mideast heat

"Unusually wintry weather in the US are directly connected to the successive years of drought in Israel and the Middle East."

NY Times Green blog about Energy and the Environment | January 25, 2011

Frigid Winters and the Polar Vortex

International Herald Tribune | January 25, 2011

Cold Jumps Arctic ‘Fence,’ Stoking Winter’s Fury

Only the AER forecast correctly predicted cold. Based on extensive Siberian snow cover, AER went against the consensus of other seasonal forecasters that promised a January warm-up.

National Underwriter Property & Casualty | January 3, 2011

Climate Change Could Cause $12.3B In Annual Losses For Gulf, East Coasts

Highlights findings of research study by Atmospheric & Environmental Research (AER) and AIR Worldwide, a risk modeling firm

Bryan Walsh of TIME gives insights and reactions to research by Judah Cohen, the director of seasonal forecasting at the environmental research firm AER, that increasing seasonal snow cover in Siberia may drive extreme winter weather.

New York Times Dot Earth blog | December 28, 2010

Putting a Siberian Snow Connection to the Test

By Andrew C. Revkin in DotEarth blog. Revkin dives into AER's scientific model and approach to improve predictions of winter temperatures. Highlights Siberian snow cover that helps predict whether we'll have a colder (or warmer) winter in the Northern Hemisphere.

New York Times | December 27, 2010

Wintry Weather and Global Warming

By Andrew C. Revkin in DotEarth blog. Round up of reactions to Cohen’s thesis by other climate scientists.

Forbes | December 27, 2010

Is Global Warming Making It Snow?

Insights and reactions on winter season forecast in NY Times Op Ed by Cohen.

New York Times | December 26, 2010

Bundle Up, It’s Global Warming

New York Times Op Ed by Judah Cohen, director of seasonal forecasting at Atmospheric and Environmental Research

CNBC Squawk Box | November 23, 2010

Black Friday Forecast

CNBC Squawk Box | September 3, 2010

Hurricane Earl Means (Bad) Business

Business impacts of Hurricane Earl, the first land-falling hurricane of 2010 to impact North Carolina and threaten New England, plus the remainder of the 2010 hurricane season.