Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

2014 hurricane season summary

NOAA has just released their final summary of the 2014 hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean (link to storm summaries).  It shows that the season was below average in activity, as expected, and that not a single storm hit the US mainland this year except a brush by Arthur on the…
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Brrr! Siberian air brings record cold to Southeast

As expected, the frigid air has arrived in the Southeast, and near-record setting temperatures were experienced across a lot of the area this morning.  The map from CRONOS from the North Carolina State Climatology Office at 8 am below shows the extent of the cold air. Today the maximum high…
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