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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.

Frost Free Season is Getting Longer

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Frost Free Season is Getting Longer

All regions of the continental U.S. have seen the frost-free season, defined as the stretch between the last below-32°F reading in the spring and the first in the fall, grow longer.