News Southwest

How Did Your City Fare This Winter?

How Did Your City Fare This Winter?

  • Published: Mar 6th, 2015

The hot West, cold East divide continued for a second winter, but heat was the bigger story this year.

Seventeen U.S. Cities on Track for Hottest Year

Seventeen U.S. Cities on Track for Hottest Year

  • Published: Dec 30th, 2014

Seventeen major U.S. cities are on track for their hottest year on record but none are headed for record cold.

Extreme Halloween: Ghoulish Weather Records

Extreme Halloween: Ghoulish Weather Records

  • Published: Oct 30th, 2014

Happy Halloween! Here's a look at Halloween climate extremes for cities across the country.

Air Conditioner Use in Cities Trigger Vicious Cycle

Air Conditioner Use in Cities Trigger Vicious Cycle

  • Published: Jun 15th, 2014

Increasing use of air conditioners are worsening the problem of cities getting hotter as climate changes.

Here’s How Much U.S. Summers Have Warmed Since 1970

Here’s How Much U.S. Summers Have Warmed Since 1970

  • Published: Jun 3rd, 2014

With few exceptions, summer temperatures across the U.S. have risen since 1970.

At-Risk Cities May Help Drive Climate Change Solutions

At-Risk Cities May Help Drive Climate Change Solutions

  • Published: Apr 20th, 2014

Smart choices by cities like Miami in planning & investment could hold key to cutting emissions.

Increase in Western Wildfires Fuels Obama’s Budget Move

Increase in Western Wildfires Fuels Obama’s Budget Move

  • Published: Feb 24th, 2014

With western wildfires on the rise, President Obama announced plans to help manage the costs.

Foliage Season Under Fire from Climate Change

Foliage Season Under Fire from Climate Change

  • Published: Oct 14th, 2013

Shifting seasons due to climate change could darken foliage, costing states billions in lost revenue.