Temperature anomaly map
March 14, 2018

Several nor'easters slammed parts of the east coast during the end of winter 2018, is this a sign of things to come?

February 15, 2018

Much of the southwestern United States has seen below-average amounts of snow fall so far during Winter. While currently impacting ski resorts across the region, the lack of snow could bring even greater problems to water resources later this year.

December 15, 2017

Uncommonly large wildfires for so late in the season devastated parts of southern California, especially in areas around Los Angeles.

December 14, 2017

Now in its sixth year, a NOAA-led report published by the American Meteorological Society provides the results of more than two dozen studies of various extreme weather and climate events in 2016 and the role global warming did or didn't play in them.  

September 18, 2017

Hurricane Harvey smashed into Texas a category 4 hurricane, the first since 2005 to make landfall in the US. But Harvey's impact was just beginning. 

September 28, 2017

The forecast of ENSO is not the only thing scientists use when making seasonal forecasts. This post looks at another predictor that often is even better to use than ENSO.