April 21, 2014
NCDC’s “2013 Global Significant Climate Anomalies and Events Map” won an Award of Distinction from the Center for Plain Language.
April 18, 2014
Scientists can determine many aspects of the climate a tree lived in for hundreds of years from its rings.
April 17, 2014
According to the April 15 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 37.9% of the contiguous U.S.
April 15, 2014
The average temperature for the contiguous U.S. during March was 40.5°F, 1.0°F below the 20th century average.
April 14, 2014
Climate.gov released a new video today entitled, “Decision Maker’s Toolbox: The Weather and Climate Toolkit.”
April 11, 2014
Paleoclimate data, which extend the climate record thousands of years, help scientists put drought into historical perspective.
April 10, 2014
According to the April 8 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 38.0% of the contiguous U.S.
April 8, 2014
After a warm March, subfreezing temperatures struck much of the eastern U.S. on April 4–10, 2007, devastating plants and crops.
April 3, 2014
According to the April 1 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 38.4% of the contiguous U.S.
April 2, 2014
NCDC’s Jessica Blunden, a climate scientist with ERT, Inc., was selected at the NOAA team member of the month for April 2014.