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Summers Getting Muggier As Dewpoint Temp Rises

Summers Getting Muggier As Dewpoint Temp Rises

Summers are not just getting hotter, they’re getting muggier as the dewpoint temperature is rising due to climate change.

Hotter Years, More Fires

Hotter Years, More Fires

The average number of large wildfires burning across the Western U.S. each year has tripled from the 1970s to the 2010s.

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.

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

Temperatures we think of as normal are getting warmer.

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.

Inland Flooding Threat to Increase by 2050

Inland Flooding Threat to Increase by 2050

A large majority of states will face an increased threat of inland flooding by mid-century.