A 2018 Summer of Extremes

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A 2018 Summer of Extremes

  • Published: Aug 29th, 2018

From deluge to wildfires, summer 2018 was one of extremes in the U.S.

Longer Heat Streaks

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Longer Heat Streaks

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2018

The number of consecutive hot summer days, or heat streaks, is increasing in much of the U.S.

Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

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Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

  • Published: May 30th, 2018

Here’s how climate change may affect rapidly intensifying hurricanes.

Heavy Rainfall Trends Across the U.S.

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Heavy Rainfall Trends Across the U.S.

  • Published: Apr 11th, 2018

The number of days with heavy precipitation is increasing in most locations in the U.S.

More Downpours: Increase in Heaviest Precip Events

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More Downpours: Increase in Heaviest Precip Events

  • Published: Feb 28th, 2018

The number of days each year with extreme rainfall is, on average, increasing in every region of the U.S.

The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

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The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2017

As the climate changes, the number and cost of weather disasters is increasing in the U.S.

2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

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2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2017

There have been 15 billion-dollar weather-related disasters in the U.S. in 2017, and the year may finish as the costliest on record.

Will You Have a White Christmas?

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Will You Have a White Christmas?

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2017

Dreaming of a White Christmas? See the historical chance of one in your city.