Lauren McCarthy

Lauren McCarthy is a Verisk Weather Solutions Intern that began working with Verisk in May 2019. Lauren received a B.A. from Colby College in Environmental Science and Geoscience in 2016, and a M.S. in Applied Meteorology from Plymouth State University in 2019.

Springtime Uptick in Severe Weather and Tornadoes

Severe weather has affected the Central and Southern Great Plains over the past few weeks, as evidenced by images of destructive tornadoes flooding social media and the internet. Climatologically, April-June is the mo...