Observing & Predicting
- September 15, 2011
Maps of locations where heat records were broken in summer 2011 make a nearly complete picture of the United States.
- September 7, 2011
Pietro Ceccato describes the role satellites play in monitoring vegetation health, rainfall, and soil moisture in drought-stricken places in East Africa.
- September 2, 2011
In summer 2011, the South was in the grip of one of the worst droughts on record, and the fall drought outlook issued by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center provided little hope of relief, especially for the Southwest and Texas.
- September 1, 2011
At the peak of this year’s drought, a record 12 percent of the U.S. was experiencing exceptional drought conditions.