Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

NOAA: 2018 was the 4th warmest on record for the globe

NOAA and NASA released their joint climate summary for 2018 for the globe today. The report shows that 2018 was the 4th warmest year on record for the earth as a whole, and the last five years were the 5 hottest on record. The US experienced 14 disasters with damages that were $1 billion or more. In the Southeast, we had hurricanes Michael and Florence as well as the severe weather outbreak of March 18-21. You can read more at https://www.noaa.gov/news/2018-was-4th-hottest-year-on-record-for-globe.