NC Extremes: NC Pocosins a Hotspot for Large Wildfires
JUNE 23, 2015 | WEATHER EVENTS, DROUGHT
This post is part of our year-long series about North Carolina's weather extremes.
Extreme weather conditions such as drought and high winds can provide... (Read more)
Pluto Climate Summary: An Ice Storm on the Way?
JUNE 17, 2015 | WINTER WEATHER
Rather than covering developments in North Carolina's climate, in this post, we're looking a bit farther away. Specifically, more than three billion miles... (Read more)
Weather and Fossils Collide at the Aurora Fossil Festival
JUNE 8, 2015 | SCO NEWS
655 sharks teeth in a CoCoRaHS gauge!
Part of the mission of the State Climate Office is to increase public awareness of variations in North Carolina's... (Read more)
A Warm, Dry May Wraps Up a Similar Spring
JUNE 1, 2015 | CLIMATE SUMMARY
May saw above-normal temperatures continue and a return of dry conditions, especially in western North Carolina. The infographic below includes some statewide... (Read more)
Summer and Tropical Outlook: What Effects Might El NiĆ±o Have?
MAY 28, 2015 | SEASONAL OUTLOOK, GLOBAL PATTERNS
This time of year, our thoughts often turn to the ocean. It's a great place for a vacation, and often a welcome relief from stress and heat. As climatologists,... (Read more)
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