Thursday, October 22, 2015

Above-average rainfall this past spring in Morton, Illinois, the so-called “pumpkin capital of the world,” is to blame for a pumpkin shortage this fall. 

In 2014, precipitation over land was generally below average, while precipitation over the oceans was above average.

Drought conditions have become more widespread and severe in the Southwest in the first part of 2011.

Where are my El Niño impacts?!