Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Weather Underground: The 3 Highest-Volume U.S. Rainfall Events on Record Have Happened in the Past 3 Years

A recent article by Dr. Jeff Masters of Weather Underground highlights the recent high-volume rain events that have hit the US, including Hurricane Harvey in 2017, Hurricane Florence in 2018, and a rainstorm in March 2016 in Louisiana. Masters points out that these three rain events are the three highest…
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EarthSky: When is the earliest sunset?

As we count down the weeks to the winter solstice, you will notice that sunsets are coming earlier and earlier. In fact, according to EarthSky, the earliest sunsets actually come before the solstice. You can read about it and see a map which shows when your earliest sunrise comes at…
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