December 9, 2019

Edited by NOAA scientists, the new report reveals scientists' advancing ability to quantify human imprint in climate.

Blossoms
January 23, 2014

Weather and climate occur on different scales of time and space, and depend on different aspects of Earth's environment. Weather describes atmospheric conditions at a particular time and place. Climate is the overall statistical characteristics of weather and environmental conditions, such as long-term averages and ranges of variability, for a given place and season.

Temperature-projection map excerpt
January 23, 2014

Considering some locations experience temperature swings of 30°F or more in a single day, warming of 1.5°F (0.85°C) might seem small, but Earth's annual temperatures are very stable when climate isn't changing.

October 19, 2017

Forecasts say a La Niña climate event is likely to occur in the tropical Pacific during winter 2017-18. How will this "upstream" event affect U.S. temperature, precipitation, and drought? 

September 5, 2017

¿Qué tan buenos somos para detectar la influencia del calentamiento global en huracanes, incendios y otros eventos extremos? Estas preguntas y respuestas de nuestros archivos lo explican.

August 1, 2017

Sure it's hot, but is it record hot?  This map shows the hottest summer daytime high temperature recorded at thousands of U.S. stations prior to this summer.  

October 14, 2015

(Video) Will the strongest El Niño in nearly 20 years affect your winter climate? The CPC's Mike Halpert discusses the seasonal outlook for Winter 2015-16.

May 14, 2015

AgroClimate.org is an open-source suite of tools and resources tailored to farmers and ranchers in the southeastern United States.

March 11, 2015

The United States has plenty of warming wiggle room before it gets too warm to snow, and a wetter atmosphere may boost snow totals for some storms.
 

November 3, 2014

From changes in cooling degree days to the local effects of El Niño, the Local Climate Analysis Tool helps meteorologists and others understand the connection between global climate and local impacts.

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