NOAA’s National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center today announced that projected climate conditions point to a below normal hurricane season in the Eastern Pacific this year.
Shere Abbott, associate director of environment for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, nominated Tom Karl, the Department of Commerce’s principal representative to the Subcomm
The upper layer of the world’s ocean has warmed since 1993, indicating a strong climate change signal, according to a new study.
The combined global land and ocean surface temperature was the warmest on record for both April and for the period from January-April, according to NOAA.
NOAA’s State of the Climate report shows the April 2010 average temperature for the contiguous United States was 54.3 degrees F, which is 2.3 degrees F above the long-term (1901-2000) average (14th