Warming Seasons

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Warming Seasons

  • Published: Nov 11th, 2020

All of our seasons are feeling the impact of climate change, with winters warming the fastest across most of the country. Higher temperatures during the colder season can impact our crops, our health, and winter sports.

Expert Insight: Americans want more climate coverage

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Expert Insight: Americans want more climate coverage

  • Published: Nov 4th, 2020

Over the past five years, Americans have become much more concerned about climate change, and they want more reporting from us on local impacts and solutions.

Halloween Extremes & Warming October Nights

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Halloween Extremes & Warming October Nights

  • Published: Oct 28th, 2020

In the spirit of Halloween, Climate Central reports some spooky statistics on Halloween extremes, warming October nights, and how climate change is impacting our favorite fall pastimes like pumpkin picking and trick-or-treating.

Vulnerability to Drought

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Vulnerability to Drought

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2020

A recent study scored U.S. states on their overall vulnerability to drought, as being driven by three factors: exposure, sensitivity and adaptive capacity

More Frequent and Pervasive Coastal Flooding

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More Frequent and Pervasive Coastal Flooding

  • Published: Oct 14th, 2020

As sea levels rise, coastal flooding is happening more often and in more places at once.

Lingering Summer Warmth

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Lingering Summer Warmth

  • Published: Oct 7th, 2020

Summer warmth is creeping into our fall season, causing changes to natural events such as migration and hibernation while presenting yet more challenges to American farmers.

Power Outages

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Power Outages

  • Published: Sep 29th, 2020

Large-scale power outages are increasingly common in the United States, as extreme weather fueled by climate change wreaks havoc on the aging electrical grid. These outages affect millions of people and cost the economy billions of dollars each year.

2020 Stronger Hurricanes

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2020 Stronger Hurricanes

  • Published: Sep 23rd, 2020

Warming Atlantic ocean waters are adding fuel to tropical systems, giving a boost to stronger, more rapidly-intensifying hurricanes.