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Rapid Reaction: Drought Returns to NC MountainsNEW

The US Drought Monitor, with input from the North Carolina Drought Management Advisory Council, has re-introduced drought conditions to far western parts... (Read more)

April Saw Fire, Little Rain, and Sunny, Seasonal DaysNEW

One ongoing dry pattern, two chilly mornings, and three wildfires were all parts of our April conditions in North Carolina. Click any underlined heading... (Read more)

From Snow Cones to Snow Showers: April 1983's Snow and Freeze

Thirty-three years ago this week amid a warm spring in 1983, an April shower brought a record-setting springtime snow, followed by several days of sub-freezing... (Read more)

Spring Begins With a Warm, Dry March

From the Mountains to the coast, North Carolina had warm weather and little rainfall during the past month. Click any underlined heading in the graphic... (Read more)

Winter Recap 2015-16: El NiƱo Fuels Wet Weather, Little Snow

With spring springing and blooms blooming, the winter has wrapped up in North Carolina. While we can't rule out additional frost or freeze events this... (Read more)

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