North Carolina Climate

Remembering the Surprise Spring Snow in May 1992

By early May, even North Carolina's Mountains have usually escaped winter's grasp. Ski resorts have closed, pastures are greening up, and spring's final... (Read more)

April Showers Bring Flooding and Drought Relief

We're still cooling off and wringing out after one of our warmest and wettest Aprils on record. Click any underlined heading in the graphic to read more... (Read more)

Warm Weather Bookends a Cool Mid-Month in March

After a warm, dry February, our temperatures and precipitation rebounded to near-normal levels in March. Click any underlined heading in the graphic to... (Read more)

CoCoRaHS Condition Monitoring Reports Add a Narrative to the Numbers

After the emergence of warm, dry weather last month, you might have been more likely to have pollen or dust coating the bottom of your rain gauge than... (Read more)

Winter Recap 2016-17: Warm, Dry Weather Dominates

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)

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