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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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June 10, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for June 8, 2021

According to the June 8 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 37.8% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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June 8, 2021

Assessing the U.S. Climate in May 2021

During May, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 60.4°F, 0.2°F above the 20th century average.

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June 7, 2021

NCEI Collaborates on North American Drought Indices and Indicators Assessment

NCEI collaborates on North American Drought Indices and Indicators Assessment.

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June 3, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for June 1, 2021

According to the June 1 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 36.5% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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May 27, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 25, 2021

According to the May 25 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 36.3% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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May 27, 2021

Humans of NCEI: Tamara Houston

Get to know Tamara Houston, NCEI’s Regional Climate Services Program National Partnership Liaison.

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May 20, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 18, 2021

According to the May 18 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 37.0% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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May 18, 2021

Using AI to Listen and Learn about Humpback Whales

A paper in Frontiers in Marine Science documents a study in applying artificial intelligence to analyze a large passive acoustic dataset.

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May 13, 2021

Assessing the Global Climate in April 2021

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

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May 13, 2021

U.S. Drought Monitor Update for May 11, 2021

According to the May 11 U.S. Drought Monitor, the U.S. drought footprint now stands at 38.6%.

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