Blogs Heat

Image of the Day: Cherry Blossoms Hit Premature Peak

  • Published: Mar 24th, 2012

Unusually warm weather spurred an early peak of blooms for tourists in D.C.

Heat Wave Sends Temps Soaring into Uncharted Territory

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2012

The unprecedented March heat wave has now set thousands of records from the Midwest to New England.

Flora and Fauna Feel the Effects of an Early Spring

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The broad geographic scope of this March warmth has been noticed by and caused issues for certain plant and animal species.

It’s a Broken Record of Record-Breaking Heat

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The epic March heatwave obliterates more records as a cold front slowly works its way eastward.

Spring Gets Ahead of Itself: Heidi Cullen’s NYT Op-Ed

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

It used to be that a warm day in March felt like a gift, but now it feels as if we’re paying for it.

Historic March Heat Wave Sets New Milestones

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

From Minnesota to Massachusetts, records continue to fall in a "historic and unprecedented" March heat wave.

Heat Wave Sizzles On, Toppling More Than 2,000 Records

  • Published: Mar 17th, 2012

Longstanding records are being broken as a major March heat wave grips much of the country.

Heat Wave Across Much of U.S. Marches On

  • Published: Mar 15th, 2012

An historic March heat wave continues across much of the country, as cool and wet conditions prevail across the West.