Raincheck: 2019’s Deluge in Context

Raincheck: 2019’s Deluge in Context

  • Published: May 22nd, 2019

It’s been another year of powerful rain so far — leading to more flooding that’s washing out crops and damaging infrastructure.

Annual Rainfall Increasing in Most U.S. States

Annual Rainfall Increasing in Most U.S. States

  • Published: May 22nd, 2019

The average annual rainfall is trending up in most U.S. states. How does your state compare?

National Trends of 1”, 2”, and 3” Rain Events

National Trends of 1”, 2”, and 3” Rain Events

  • Published: May 15th, 2019

As the climate has warmed, here’s how extreme rainfall has changed in the U.S.

Trends for Your Area’s Rainiest Day of the Year

Trends for Your Area’s Rainiest Day of the Year

  • Published: May 15th, 2019

Climate change has made the year’s heaviest rainstorm even heavier. See the change in your area.

POURING IT ON: How Climate Change Intensifies Heavy Rain Events

POURING IT ON: How Climate Change Intensifies Heavy Rain Events

  • Published: May 15th, 2019

Climate change is making the wettest days wetter, heightening flood risks.

FAITH AND FLOODING: How Sea Level Rise Threatens America’s Houses of Worship

FAITH AND FLOODING: How Sea Level Rise Threatens America’s Houses of Worship

  • Published: May 1st, 2019

Unchecked warming emissions are projected to leave hundreds of houses of worship in areas vulnerable to chronic flooding by midcentury.

Western Drought Trends

Western Drought Trends

  • Published: Apr 3rd, 2019

This winter may have been wet, but western droughts are trending worse overall with climate change.

Western Snowpack Above Average This Year

Western Snowpack Above Average This Year

  • Published: Apr 3rd, 2019

Due to record winter precipitation, this year’s western snowpack is above average for just the third time in ten years — a happy exception to an overall downward trend.