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Winters Are Getting Warmer

Winters Are Getting Warmer

Winters are warming across the country overall, most rapidly in the Upper Midwest.

The Coldest Days of Winter in One Map

The Coldest Days of Winter in One Map

The U.S. just passed the midpoint of meteorological winter.

Historical Probability of a White Christmas

Historical Probability of a White Christmas

Dreams of a White Christmas are most likely to come true this year in the western U.S.

November 2015 Global Temperatures

November 2015 Global Temperatures

Globally, November was the hottest November on record.

Fastest Warming Seasons

Fastest Warming Seasons

Winter is the fastest warming season for the majority of the U.S.

Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

Each state receives a conventional letter grade to illustrate its climate change preparedness overall and for five specific hazards: heat, drought, wildfires, inland & coastal flooding.

Potential El Niño Winter Impacts

Potential El Niño Winter Impacts

With the current El Niño, there is some hope of such an extreme drought easing this winter.

Rain Needed to Bust the Drought

Rain Needed to Bust the Drought

Parts of the West need more than 20 inches of rain to erase the drought.