You may have heard of NCDC’s renowned U.S. Climate Reference Network (USCRN), but did you know that a person monitors that network?
According to the March 26 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 51.4% of the contiguous U.S.
NOAA aids in the development of a new regional climate resource portal for much of the Eastern United States.
Recently, NOAA and its partners released six regional climate outlooks, which discuss the major climate events during the past three months and contain historical seasonal assessments.
Scientists are actively studying extreme events to determine what causes them and to understand changes in their frequency.
Severe drought events led to the creation of the National Integrated Drought Information System.
According to the March 19 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 51.4% of the contiguous U.S.