August 23, 2018

While the western United States baked under high temperatures, the eastern United States has been getting increasingly soggy this summer.

July 27, 2018

Strong winds whipped wildfires into a frenzy near Athens, Greece, during the end of July, leading to one of the worst wildfire tragedies in the country's history.

Temperature anomaly map
March 14, 2018

Several nor'easters slammed parts of the east coast during the end of winter 2018, is this a sign of things to come?

December 7, 2017

Mount Agung in Indonesia erupted for the first time since 1963 causing widespread evacuations on the island of Bali. But is it a climate event? 

November 8, 2017

Southern Florida experienced its highest tides of the year over the last couple of months leading to coastal flooding. 

January 11, 2017

Lake effect snows like the events that buried parts of Michigan and New York in mid-December might actually become more common as the U.S. climate warms, at least for a while. This post explains the paradox.

September 29, 2016

Using the June floods in West Virginia as an example, the Climate Prediction Center's Tom Di Liberto explains how meteorologists are like paleontologists turning the bones of an incomplete skeleton into a complete picture of a dinosaur.

May 26, 2016

After a severe coral bleaching event struck the Great Barrier Reef, what does a future of climate change mean for the reef?

Fire, Fort McMurray, Canada, Wildfire, Forest fire
May 12, 2016

A massive wildfire in northern Alberta has grown out of control, causing the evacuation of Fort McMurray, a city of 80,000 people. What climate conditions fostered this unusual early-season fire?

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