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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 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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August 30, 2021

Study Finds Fast Warming in the Gulf of Maine Region

A study published by NCEI scientists aims to better understand the fastest-warming regions in the entire global ocean.

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August 26, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for August 24, 2021

According to the August 24 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 39.6% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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August 26, 2021

Rapid Sea Surface Changes Pose Risks

Ocean “climates” are changing, and depending on how rapidly, this could be tough for marine species to adapt successfully, a study finds.

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