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Red Hot February

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Red Hot February

Hot dates aren’t just for Valentine’s Day. Here’s a state-by-state look at how February temps have warmed since 1970.

2014 is Hottest Year on Record Globally

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2014 is Hottest Year on Record Globally

2014 topped both 2005 & 2010 as the hottest since record keeping began, continuing the trend that the top 10 years have all occurred since 1998.

Winter Temperature Trends

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Winter Temperature Trends

Take a look at how winters have been warming across the continental U.S. from 1970 to 2013.

Winter Precipitation Trends

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Winter Precipitation Trends

A graphical look at how winter precipitation has been trending across the U.S. from 1970 to 2013.

How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

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How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

Transportation accounts for 28 percent of Americans’ overall greenhouse gas emissions. Here's a look at how various modes stack up.

More Lake-Effect Snow

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More Lake-Effect Snow

As the U.S. and globe have warmed, lake-effect snowfall amounts have been on the rise.

El Niño’s Winter Impacts

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El Niño’s Winter Impacts

A look at how El Niño influences global weather patterns.

Octobers Are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

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Octobers Are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Even with the big swings of Halloween weather from year to year, Octobers are warming across the U.S.