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Winter Recap 2016-17: Warm, Dry Weather DominatesNEW

As we pass the midway point of March, if you're left wondering "where was winter?!", you're not alone. A heavy dose of mild weather since mid-January... (Read more)

Spring Springs Early in a Warm, Dry February

Distinctly un-winter-like weather settled in last month, leading to near-record warm and dry conditions. Click any underlined heading in the graphic to... (Read more)

January's Frigid Start Gives Way to Milder Weather

Following an early-month shot of wintry weather, conditions warmed up while we also chipped away at the ongoing drought. Click any underlined heading in... (Read more)

Variable Temperatures & Rainfall Adorn December’s Weather Mantle

Last month saw a temperature roller coaster as well as near- to slightly below-normal rainfall across most of the state. Click any underlined heading in... (Read more)

Dry Weather Dominates November Across North Carolina

Much of the state received less than an inch of rain last month, which led to expanding drought and impacts including multiple wildfires. Click any underlined... (Read more)

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