Climate Impacts

It's the time of year for potentially toxic algae blooms in Lake Erie. But the stage for most blooms is set in spring.

Friday, November 1, 2013

  • October in Alaska this year was more like September, with warmth and rain in place of autumn chill and snow. Wind anomalies related to unusual pressure patterns conspired to bring a steady stream of warm, wet air from southerly latitudes into Alaska.