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Climate Matters Archive - 2013

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Top 10 of 2012
2012 Officially Warmest Year
National Climate Assessment
Cold Snap in Context
Groundhog Day
Warming Winters
Valentine's Day
Fewer Frigid Days
Wind Power
Tornadoes
Tale of Two Marches
Warm Springs and Allergies
Shifting Spring
Extreme Precip
Earth Day
Highs vs. Lows & MS Flooding
Kentucky Derby Rain
Tornado Drought
CO2 Milestone, Wildfires
Cicadas
Memorial Day
Hurricanes
Hot Days on the Rise
Extreme Swings: Dry to Wet
Changing Rainfall Patterns
Father's Day
Solar Power
Sea Level Rise
June Extremes
Record Highs vs. Record Lows
Air Quality
Mid-Year Global Temp Update
Poison Ivy
Searing Drought, Record Rain
Warm Summer Nights
Drought Comparison
Decades of Warming
Summer Recap
Hurricane Season
Extreme Events of 2012
Late Season Heat
Arctic Sea Ice
Historic Boulder Flood
First Frost
Navigating IPCC
Fall Foliage
Fall Trends
Jet Stream
Lake Effect Snow
Sandy: One Year Later
Halloween
First Snow
Global Temps & CO2
Tornado Climatology
Water Vapor
Winter Outlook
Thanksgiving
Winter Temp Trends &       Hurricane Season Wrap Up
Cold Records Ratio
Winter Precip Trends
White Xmas & Climate Context
A Look Back at 2013

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12/31/13 - A Look Back at 2013

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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12/20/13 - White Christmas & a Holiday Climate Context

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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12/18/13 - Winter Precip. Trends

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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12/11/13 - Record Ratios

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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12/04/13 - Winter Temp Trends & Hurricane Season Wrap Up

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/26/13 - Thanksgiving

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/21/13 - NOAA's U.S. Winter Outlook

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/20/13 - Water Vapor

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg 
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/18/13 - Tornado Climatology

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/13/13 - Global Temps and CO2

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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11/6/13 - First Snow

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft. Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Las Vegas
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City

Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/30/13 - Halloween in a Climate Context

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/28/13 - Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/23/13 - Lake Effect Snow

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/16/13 - Climate Change & The Jet Stream

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/8/13 - Fall Temperature & Precip. Trends

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth 
Fayetteville

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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10/2/13 - Fall Foliage

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque 
Atlanta
Altoona
Baltimore
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
 
Detroit
Duluth
Fayetteville
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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9/23/13 - Navigating the IPCC Report

Navigating the IPCC
 

 

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9/18/13 - First Frost

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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9/16/13 - Historic Boulder Rain in a Climate Context

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
Denver
Detroit

 
Duluth 
Fayetteville | Ft Smith

Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Hartford

Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Las Vegas

Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Phoenix
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke | Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Salt Lake City
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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9/11/13 - Arctic Sea Ice

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Atlanta
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

Nashville
 
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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9/10/13 - Late Season Heat

Baltimore 
Boston 

Chicago
Cleveland 
Dayton 
Detroit
Harrisburg
Milwaukee  
Nashville
New York City
Philadelphia 

 
Portland
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Terre Haute
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

 
 

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9/5/13 - "Extreme Events of 2012 from a Climate Perspective"

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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9/4/13 - Hurricane Season

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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8/28/13 - Summer Recap

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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8/22/13 - Decades Of Warming

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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8/15/13 - Drought Comparison

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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8/7/13 - Warm Summer Nights

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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7/31/13 - Searing Drought, Record Rain

Searing Drought, Record Rain
 

 

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7/24/13 - Poison Ivy

Poison Ivy
 

 

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7/18/13 - Mid-Year Global Temperature Update

Mid-Year Update
 

 

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7/17/13 - Air Quality

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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7/10/13 - Record Highs vs. Record Lows

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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7/3/13 - June Extremes

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore 
Billings 
Birmingham
Boston 

Bozeman
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cincinnati
Clarksburg 
Cleveland 
Columbia 

Columbus
Dallas 
Dayton
 
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers 
Grand Rapids

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Harrisburg
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire 
Lafayette 

Laredo 
Little Rock
Los Angeles 
Madison 
Memphis
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis 
Mobile 

 
Nashville
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia 
Portland

Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C. 
Youngstown

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6/26/13 - Sea Level Rise

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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6/19/13 - Solar Power 

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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6/14/13 - Father's Day & NOAA's Spring Climate Summary

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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6/12/13 - Changing Rainfall Patterns

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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6/5/13 - Extreme Swings: Drought to Flood

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/31/13 - Hot Days on the Rise

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona

Baltimore
Boston
Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Clarksburg
Columbia
Dallas
Denver

 
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers

Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston

La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee
Minneapolis
New York City
Orlando


 
Philadelphia 
Raleigh

Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury 

San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Tampa
Terre Haute
Tucson

Washington, D.C.

 

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5/29/13 - Hurricanes

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/23/13 - Memorial Day

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
State College
St. Louis
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/16/13 - Cicadas

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
St. Louis
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/10/13 - CO2 Milestone & Western Wildfires


Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
St. Louis 
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/2/13 - Tornado Drought

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
St. Louis
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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5/2/13 - Derby Rain

Kentucky Derby Rain

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4/24/13 - Record Highs vs. Lows & Mississippi Flooding

Record Highs vs. Lows & Mississippi Flooding

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4/18/13 - Earth Day

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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4/11/13 - Extreme Precipitation Events

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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4/4/13 - Shifting Spring

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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3/27/13 - Warm Springs and Allergies

Warm Springs and Allergies

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3/19/13 - Tale of Two Marches

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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3/14/13 - Tornadoes

Tornadoes

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3/7/13 - Wind Power

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Altoona
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Fort Myers
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Savannah
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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2/27/13 - Fewer Frigid Days

Abilene-                Sweetwater
Albany
Albuquerque
Baltimore
Boston

Charleston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Duluth
Greensboro | High Point | Winston-Salem
Houston
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Laredo
Los Angeles
Miami
Milwaukee 
Minneapolis

New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Rockford
Salisbury
San Antonio
Seattle
Terre Haute
Tucson
Washington, D.C.

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2/13/13 - Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day 

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2/7/13 - Warming Winters

Baltimore
Boston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver

 
    Detroit
Greensboro | High Point    Winston-Salem
Miami
Milwaukee 

New York City
Philadelphia
 
  Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Salisbury
Terre Haute
Washington, D.C.

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1/31/13 - Groundhog Day

Baltimore
Boston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Dallas
Denver


 
    Detroit
Greensboro | High Point    Winston-Salem
Miami
Milwaukee 

New York City
Philadelphia
 
  Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Salisbury
Terre Haute
Washington, D.C.

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1/24/13 - Cold Snap in Context

Baltimore
Boston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia

Detroit
 
    Greensboro | High Point    Winston-Salem
Milwaukee 
New York City
Philadelphia
Raleigh
  Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg
Salisbury
Terre Haute
Washington, D.C.

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1/18/13 - National Climate Assessment - Overview

National Climate Assessment

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1/8/13 - It's Official: 2012 is Warmest U.S. Year on Record

Baltimore
Boston
Charlotte
Chicago
Columbia
Dallas

Denver
    Detroit
Greensboro | High Point    Winston-Salem
Miami

Milwaukee 
New York City
Philadelphia
  Raleigh
Richmond
Roanoke/Lynchburg

Salisbury
Terre Haute
Washington, D.C.

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1/3/13 - Top 10 Weather & Climate Events of 2012

Top 10 of 2012

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2012