Extreme Weather

May 15, 2012 – "It really is hot in here: U.S. has warmest 12 months on record," Los Angeles Times

May 8, 2022 – "April 2012 Third-Hottest April since 1895," Inside Climate News

April 4, 2012 – "98% Of Colorado in a Drought, Say Climatologists," ThinkProgress

March 19, 2012 – "Update for world temperature data," BBC News

March 13, 2012 – "Record Spring Temperatures Spread Throughout Eastern U.S.," ThinkProgress

January 2, 2012 – "Top 10 Global Weather Events of 2011," by Jeff Masters, ThinkProgress (cross-posted from WunderBlog)

November 9, 2011 – "Alaska Superstorm Lashes Villages Already Hit Hard by Climate Change," by Andrew Freedman, Climate Central

November 1, 2011 – "Future holds more extreme weather," by Seth Borenstein, Associated Press

October 27, 2011 – "NOAA Bombshell: Human-Caused Climate Change Already a Major Factor in More Frequent Mediterranean
Droughts," by Joe Romm, ThinkProgress

September 13, 2011 – "Virginia Deluge Was an 'Off the Charts Above a 1000/year Rainfall,' Says National Weather Service," by Joe Romm, Climate Progress

September 12, 2011 – "The 10 Worst Weather Disasters This Year and Why They Are Happening," by Tara Lohan, AlterNet

September 7, 2011 – "Wildfires rage out of control across Texas," by Guy Adams, Reuters

September 7, 2011 – "Current Extreme Weather and Climate Change," Climate Communication

August 28, 2011 – "Hurricane Irene and Global Warming: A Glimpse of the Future?" posted by Elizabeth Kolbert, The New Yorker

August 16, 2011 – "With No End in Sight for Texas Drought, ABC News Explains: “Every Farmer in the World Will Be Affected by Climate Change,” by Joe Romm, Climate Progress

August 10, 2011 – "U.S. Sees Most Extreme July Climate, Oklahoma Sees Hottest Average Temperature of Any State on Record," Climate Progress

July 2011 – "An era of tornadoes: How global warming causes wild winds," The Atlantic

June 28, 2011 – "Storm Warnings: Extreme Weather Is a Product of Climate Change," Scientific American

My 31, 2011 – "Climate change: Heat wave a reminder of the urgency of climatechange and the need for Maryland — and the nation — to take action now," Baltimore Sun

May 23, 2011 – "A link between climate change and Joplin tornadoes? Never!," The Washington Post

May 19, 2011 – "Floods, Droughts Are 'New Normal' Of Extreme U.S. Weather Fueled By Climate Change, Scientists Say," Huffington Post

January 25, 2011 – "Global Boiling: Floods Devastate The World," Center for American Progress Action Fund

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