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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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May 24, 2022

Humans of NCEI: Monica Youngman

Get to know Monica Youngman, Chief of the NCEI Data Stewardship Division.

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May 20, 2022

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 17, 2022

According to the May 17 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 44.0% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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May 18, 2022

Twenty Years of Drought Examined

A new study uses the U.S. Drought Monitor to put drought into historical context.

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May 13, 2022

Assessing the Global Climate in April 2022

The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for April 2022 tied with 2010 as the fifth highest on record for the month of April.

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May 12, 2022

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 10, 2022

According to the May 10 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 44.4% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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May 9, 2022

Assessing the U.S. Climate in April 2022

During April, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 50.7°F, which is 0.4°F below the 20th-century average.

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May 5, 2022

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 3, 2022

According to the May 3 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 45.0% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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April 28, 2022

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for April 26, 2022

According to the April 26 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 45.4% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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April 28, 2022

Gridded Climate and ENSO Normals Products Released

Newly released Gridded Climate and ENSO Normals products allow easier use and visualization of climate data.

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April 27, 2022

Humans of NCEI: Juan Rodriguez

Get to know Juan Rodriguez, a Senior Space Scientist who is an expert in Earth's magnetosphere and solar wind.

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