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Atlantic Hurricane Season

Atlantic Hurricane Season

September 10 marks the statistical peak of the Atlantic hurricane season.

2016 Hurricane Season Preview

2016 Hurricane Season Preview

June 1 marks the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season.

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including increased heat.

Increasing Tornado Extremes

Increasing Tornado Extremes

The monthly variability in the number of tornadoes has been increasing over the past 50 years.

Fewer Tornado Days, But More Big Outbreaks

Fewer Tornado Days, But More Big Outbreaks

While there are fewer days each year with tornadoes, on average, the number of days with more than 30 tornadoes is increasing.

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

We are seeing an increased number of hot days in the U.S. as greenhouse gases continue to build and warm the planet.

Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

As the climate warms, rising sea levels will mean more damage from hurricane storm surge.

When It Rains It Pours

When It Rains It Pours

See how the frequency of heavy precipitation has changed over the past several decades in your state.