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May 15, 2019
Climate change is making the wettest days wetter, heightening flood risks.
Climate Matters in the Newsroom
May 15, 2019
Climate change strengthens downpours, heightening the risk of damaging floods.
Mar 20, 2019
Happy World Water Day! We explore how the increased flooding, drought, and heat from climate change are impacting our water supply.
Mar 13, 2019
After the wettest winter on record, we show how extreme precipitation is contributing to an upward trend in the NOAA/NCEI Climate Extremes Index. Also, we look ahead to St. Patrick’s Day and how climate change affects beer.
Dec 5, 2018
As the climate changes, we are seeing more extreme weather events with billion-dollar price tags and 2018 is no exception.
Nov 20, 2018
Here are some resources to help you prepare for the upcoming release of Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment.
Sep 12, 2018
As the climate warms, parts of the world have recently seen new records for tropical cyclone intensity.
May 23, 2018
Drought and deluge are both expected to be more common in a warming world.
Feb 28, 2018
The number of days each year with extreme rainfall is, on average, increasing in every region of the U.S.
Dec 13, 2017
The phenomenal rain from Hurricane Harvey, which totaled more than 51 inches in parts of southeastern Texas, was made 15 percent heavier and three times more likely because of climate change.
Nov 3, 2017
The U.S. Global Change Research Program released the Climate Science Special Report.
Sep 13, 2017
From back-to-back landfalling hurricanes in the East to drought and fires in the West, this has been a summer of climate extremes.
May 3, 2017
A new Climate Central analysis shows an upward trend in the number of heavy precipitation events in the vast majority of the Lower 48 states since 1950.
Aug 1, 2016
Catastrophic flash flooding hit Ellicott City, Maryland on Saturday night. Ellicott City is several miles west of Baltimore.
Feb 10, 2016
The ratio of snow to rain that falls each winter season will change in a warming world.
May 27, 2015
Our extensive heavy rainfall interactive, When It Rains It Pours, has been released.
May 20, 2015
The analysis indicates heavy precipitation events are increasing nationwide, most dramatically in the Northeast. This is consistent with last year’s National Climate Assessment.
May 7, 2015
Warming could bring more downpours like Oklahoma City's.
Sep 22, 2014
For this week’s Climate Matters, we're stepping back from our usual analysis of weather and climate trends for an overall, big-picture look at how we really know that climate change is happening.
Aug 6, 2014
A warmer atmosphere is able to hold more moisture.
May 6, 2014
Here is a complete package of content and information to help you communicate its findings.
Sep 16, 2013
As of today, Boulder surpassed it's annual rainfall record of 29.95" from 1995 - now at 30.12" and counting.