05/24/2019, 9:38 am EDT

Flash Drought Risk in Southeast U.S.

The Southeast is turning drier and the potential for flash drought increases as late spring anomalous heat and dryness arrives and lasts for at least 10 days.
05/19/2019, 11:11 am EDT

Adverse Climate for the Central U.S. Continues

Another late season freeze for the northern Dakotas prolonging cold soil moisture temperatures followed by yeat another excessive rainfall event this week including severe weather episodes.
05/14/2019, 8:20 pm EDT

Polar/Tropical Climate Interaction Leads to 87F Northwest Russia

A large stretch (from the Dateline to tropical Africa) of tropical convection associated with the Madden Julian oscillation coupled with high latitude high pressure blocking (negative arctic oscillation) have combined to produce more extreme weather events. Included is a record 87F observed in Northwest Russia this past Sunday.