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  • AP-NW--KNHC-NW Tropical Weather Discussion, NW

    000 AXPZ20 KNHC 130935 TWDEP TROPICAL WEATHER DISCUSSION NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 1005 UTC FRI FEB 13 2015 TROPICAL WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR THE EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN FROM THE EQUATOR TO 32N...EAST OF 140W. THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION...
  • Patch of California emerges from drought, experts say

    Patch of California emerges from drought, experts say
    After years of historically low rain totals and record-setting temperatures, California’s drought situation is looking ... less awful. The latest evidence of this is a patch of southeastern California near Lake Havasu and the Colorado River. But...
  • With global warming, why not all El Niño all the time?

    With global warming, why not all El Niño all the time?
    With the Earth warming to record levels, it might seem like El Niño should be a permanent fixture – and knock down hurricanes every year. The large-scale atmospheric pattern develops as a result of abnormal warming in the eastern Pacific –...
  • It's official: 2014 was warmest year on record in California

    It's official: 2014 was warmest year on record in California
    The data are back and what climate experts predicted was indeed true – 2014 was the hottest year on record in California. According to the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration’s National Climatic Data Center, the average temperature...
  • 2014 was globe's warmest year on record, say NASA, NOAA

    2014 was globe's warmest year on record, say NASA, NOAA
    Despite the “polar vortex” that made news across much of the United States in 2014, last year was the warmest on Earth since record-keeping began in 1880, according to two reports released Friday. The globe's average temperature of about...
  • Ask Tom: Does the 'January thaw' exist?

    Dear Tom, SLK The expected end-of-the-week warmup sounds a lot like the "January thaw." Do statistics support its existence? — Richard L. Ettlinger, Highland Park Dear Richard, They do. The "January thaw" is a weather singularity, an event...
  • Wind speed in Chicago determines the percent of this hotel's discount

    Wind speed in Chicago determines the percent of this hotel's discount
    There's an upside to the polar vortex bearing down on Chicago: a wind discount. One boutique hotel is offering room discounts tied to the wind speed measured each Wednesday in the Windy City. The Hotel Lincoln at 1816 N. Clark St. will take the...
  • 2014 a quiet weather year in South Florida

    2014 a quiet weather year in South Florida
    South Florida's weather in 2014? Boring. No hurricanes hit, no thunderstorms or tornadoes caused severe damage and there were no extended periods of extreme heat or cold, according to National Weather Service summary released Tuesday. "2014 did not...
  • Don't let chilly ending fool you; California was toasty in 2014

    Don't let chilly ending fool you; California was toasty in 2014
    A cold snap this week brought snow and freezing temperatures to much of California during the final days of the year, but for the most part 2014 was hot. In fact, it was the warmest year for California since record-keeping began in 1877. The average...
  • 2014 ranked as Baltimore's 13th-coldest, 12th-wettest on record

    2014 ranked as Baltimore's 13th-coldest, 12th-wettest on record
    After one of the coldest winters in decades, an unusually comfortable spring and summer, and wintry late-fall weather, 2014 ended as Baltimore's coldest year since 2003. Temperatures averaged 54 degrees at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood...
  • December has seen persistent cloudiness — but above-average temperatures

    Friday marked the twelfth day this month with no sunshine registering on veteran observer Frank Wachowski's official Chicago sunshine recorder. Cloudiness is expected to persist the next few days, possibly jeopardizing the record of 16 sunshine-free...