Observing & Predicting
- June 24, 2015
For those trying to guess the May 2015 global temperature as part of our 'Climate Challenge' game, the climate served up a new record. Nowhere was record cool, but lots of places were record warm.
- June 17, 2015
The eastern Pacific hurricane season has gotten off to a quick start. How quick? Read on to find out.
- June 12, 2015
The nationwide average precipitation was the highest ever recorded in 121 years. Devastating floods ended a multi-year drought in the Southern Plains.
- June 9, 2015
Meteorologist Tom Di Liberto explains how an unusual wind pattern and a late monsoon contributed to India's deadly May 2015 heatwave.
- June 8, 2015
After an intense start to 2015, the waters of the South Pacific are finally cooling off, bringing relief to corals. But NOAA scientists expect stressful conditions to spread into the northeast Pacific and the Caribbean this summer.
- June 5, 2015
Scienitsts find connection between El Niño and fewer spring tornadoes in the south-central United States.
- June 3, 2015
The monthly climate outlook for June favors more heat for Alaska and the West, more rain for Texas and the East.
- June 2, 2015
Rainfall totals across parts of Texas and Oklahoma were several hundred percent above normal in May 2015, leading to record-breaking flood levels on many rivers.