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Strong El Niño Helped Lower U.S. Heating Costs

The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.

South Asia Monsoon Outlook

From June through September, the Southwest Monsoon dominates life in much of South Asia.

With The Paris Agreement Signed, Hard Work Begins

Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.

2016 Election Critical to Success of Paris Climate Pact

The outcome of the U.S. presidential election will be critical to the success of the Paris climate pact.

Warming Means Nicer U.S. Weather, But It Won’t Last

Since the 1970s, global warming has lead to nicer weather for most Americans, but that trend will reverse.

Unrelenting Winter Warmth Could Herald Alaska’s Future

Parts of Alaska had their hottest first 100 days of a year ever, a harbinger of winters in a warmer future.

Greenland’s Melt Season Started Nearly Two Months Early

Warm, wet weather helped set a record for the earliest start to the Greenland ice sheet melt season.

Will La Niña Follow One of the Strongest Ever El Niños?

After reaching an exceptionally strong peak, El Niño is waning. A La Niña could follow next fall.

Clouds Play Lesser Role in Curbing Warming, Study Finds

Clouds appear to contain less ice than realized, making it harder for them to slow global warming.

El Niño Has Helped Fill California’s Biggest Reservoir

One of the strongest El Niño's on record has had some major drought-busting benefits in northern California.

White House: Climate Change Poses Urgent Health Risk

Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.

With Climate Change, More Rain or Snow?

A new Climate Central analysis found an increase in the percentage of winter precipitation falling as rain in many western states.

Despite Gains, Western Snowpack Trending Downward

This year’s early Western spring snowpack is higher than previous years, but remains on a long-term downward trend.

Climate Matters: Changes in Winter Precipitation

Western snowpack is still trending down, as more rain is falling at the expense of snow.

Meltdown: More Rain, Less Snow as the World Warms

Analysis finds a decrease in the percent of precip falling as snow in winter months for every region of the U.S.

Climate Change Worsening Colorado River Droughts

Tens of millions of Americans are losing water because of warming's effects on Colorado River.

Shift to Dry Years May Bring More Drought to California

Persistent high pressure ridges like those during California's driest years are becoming more common.

Sean Sublette on 2°C on The Weather Channel

Sean Sublette discusses the long- and short-term implications of surpassing 2°C of warming.

Baseball Season Temperature Swings

We examine the temperature ranges of each Major League team in the city that they play, comparing those ranges to other teams in their divisi…

Arctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low Peak, Again

For the second year in a row, the annual Arctic sea ice winter maximum extent hit a record low, driven by global warming.

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Climate Change & The Jet Stream As the globe continues to warm, it is already having an effect on the jet stream and corresponding weather patterns

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