Heavy Downpours Increasing
Lluvias Fuertes Aumentando
Aug 6, 2014
A warmer atmosphere is able to hold more moisture. So, when it comes down, it’s coming down heavier – even in areas that are drying, overall. With so much heavy rain being reported around the country this past week, and the heavy rain forecast to come later this week, we thought it was a good time to revisit the heavy precipitation graphic that was generated from the National Climate Assessment release in April.
Feb 10, 2016
The ratio of snow to rain that falls each winter season will change in a warming world.
Mar 11, 2015
Nationwide, spring has warmed an average of 1.9°F since 1970 with the greatest increase seen in southern Nevada.