Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

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Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

  • Published: Nov 19th, 2015

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.

State-level Preparedness Report Cards

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State-level Preparedness Report Cards

  • Published: Nov 18th, 2015

The first-ever national analysis of state level preparedness for climate-driven, weather-related threats in all 50 states.

Potential El Niño Winter Impacts

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Potential El Niño Winter Impacts

  • Published: Nov 12th, 2015

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

Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

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Warm Waters Fuel Hurricane Patricia’s Record Strength

  • Published: Oct 23rd, 2015

What we know about hurricanes and climate change.

El Niño Impacts on Ocean Warming

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El Niño Impacts on Ocean Warming

  • Published: Oct 8th, 2015

Long term trend of global ocean water temperatures is on the increase.

Strong El Niño Brings Warmer Global Temperatures

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Strong El Niño Brings Warmer Global Temperatures

  • Published: Oct 8th, 2015

Global average temperatures are generally higher in El Niño years vs. La Niña years.

Year-to-Date Temperature Trends

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Year-to-Date Temperature Trends

  • Published: Oct 5th, 2015

Summer seems to have lasted a little longer in much of the country this year.

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

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10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

  • Published: Aug 25th, 2015

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.