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There’s a lot going on at NCEI. Discover more about us and Earth’s climate, oceans, coasts, and geophysics in these featured news stories.
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September 23, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for September 21, 2021

According to the September 21 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 39.0% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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September 16, 2021

September 14, 2021 U.S. Drought Monitor

According to the September 14 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 38.2% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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September 14, 2021

Assessing the Global Climate in August 2021

The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for August 2021 was the sixth highest on record for the month of August.

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September 10, 2021

Assessing the U.S. Climate in August 2021

During August, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 74.0°F, 1.9°F above the 20th-century average.

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September 10, 2021

Humans of NCEI: Chris Paver

Get to know Christopher Paver, a chemical oceanographer who is part of NCEI’s Ocean Climate Lab.

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September 9, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for September 7, 2021

According to the September 7 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 38.2% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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September 3, 2021

NOAA Workshop Supports Artificial Intelligence

A NOAA artificial intelligence workshop focuses on AI tools and practices that advance the research of weather, climate, and the new blue economy.

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September 3, 2021

Mapping America’s Waters

NCEI plays a role in the NOMEC Strategy—a call to action to build a national enterprise to map, explore, and characterize the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone.

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September 2, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for August 31, 2021

According to the August 31 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 39.0% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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August 31, 2021

A New Age in Ocean Observing

NCEI is working to effectively steward Uncrewed Marine Systems data, including integrating the data into synthesized data products.

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