Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Why was February so warm?

Climate.gov has an excellent discussion of why February set records for high temperatures across the Southeast. The short answer is that it is related to the very wavy winds that occurred during the month, which brought cold weather to the western US at the same time that we were toasting in the East. You can read more at https://www.climate.gov/news-features/event-tracker/record-warmth-february-2018.

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