The contiguous U.S. has warmed 2.1°F since the first Earth Day in 1970.
While this has been a snowy winter, the past 50 years have shown a trend of less overall spring snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere.
With western wildfires on the rise, President Obama announced plans to help manage the costs.
A striking look at how much precipitation the Southwest would need over the next month to end the drought.
Snow cover for the continental U.S. on Valentine’s Day, 2014 was light-years beyond what we saw a year ago.
Climate Central meteorologist Bernadette Woods Placky explains why cold snaps like the polar vortex happen in a warming world.
While every region of the country has seen a rise in winter temperatures since 1970, precipitation trends paint a more varied picture.
Since 1970, winters in the continental U.S. have warmed by 0.61°F per decade on average.