While the current El Nino could rival that of 1997, that doesn't mean the U.S. impacts will be the same.
The temperatures for June are in and five Western states saw their warmest June ever.
An intense heat wave shattered temperature records in the Pacific Northwest, exacerbating the drought.
Oil and gas fracking uses more and more water each year, but it varies widely from region to region.
Researchers advocate a new approach to searching for the fingerprints of warming in extreme weather.
El Niño is showing signs of strengthening, raising hopes of a wet winter in drought-stricken California.
The Weather Channel has named Climate Central's Heidi Cullen one of the top voices on climate.
Torrential rains in the Southern Plains made this the wettest month on record for the contiguous U.S.
Texas and Oklahoma could see both more heavy downpours and drought in a warmer future.
Climate change could affect the quantity and quality of your morning cup of tea sooner than you think.
Global warming from burning fossil fuels can be felt within just a few months says new study.
Preliminary estimates on how much the four-year drought will cost California's economy are out.
Climate change is blamed for the severe drought hitting the world’s second-biggest coffee exporter.
Desalination advances make removing salt from seawater and waste water less energy intensive.
The global weather system that plays havoc with weather across the world could exacerbate region’s dry spell.
Recent torrential rains have nearly wiped out the five-year drought in Texas and Oklahoma.
The West should "climate proof" its power grid or risk electricity shortages, a new study says.
The "wet drought" plaguing Washington has prompted a statewide emergency declaration.
Forest Service anticipates spending up to $1.6 billion fighting a fire season that could be worse than normal.
A report warns extreme weather will contribute to the spread of disease and disrupt food and water supplies.