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World Water Day

World Water Day

Mar 20, 2019

Happy World Water Day! We explore how the increased flooding, drought, and heat from climate change are impacting our water supply.

2018 Review: Rainfall

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

2018 Review: Rainfall

Dec 12, 2018

Climate change is driving heavy rain in many U.S. states — and associated damages to water quality, infrastructure, and property.

High Water

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

High Water

Oct 4, 2018

October is “king tide” season, bringing the highest high tides of the year for much of the U.S. coastline.

Rising Tides

Rising Tides

Oct 4, 2018

Tidal flooding on the U.S. coast is getting more common, and the number of days with flooding will substantially increase in the coming decades. As the highest astronomical tides of the year approach, the coming weeks will bring a glimpse into a more regularly flooded future for much of the U.S.

More High Water Days

More High Water Days

May 10, 2017

The frequency of high streamflows has risen over the past 30 years in the Northeast, Ohio Valley, and the Mississippi Valley, increasing the risk of flooding.

More Statewide Heavy Rain

More Statewide Heavy Rain

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.

Inland Flooding Threat

Inland Flooding Threat

May 4, 2016

Inland flooding, or flooding of rivers and streams, is related to water runoff and depends on many factors in addition to rainfall amounts.

Climate Week 2015

Climate Week 2015

Sep 21, 2015

Climate Week 2015 aims to bring together an international group of leaders to discuss and promote a global movement in energy, technology, and business towards a more sustainable world. Events will be held throughout the week in NYC and online.

When It Rains It Pours: Animation

When It Rains It Pours: Animation

May 27, 2015

Our extensive heavy rainfall interactive, When It Rains It Pours, has been released.

When It Rains, It Pours!

When It Rains, It Pours!

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.