News and Updates

Report: Fourth National Climate Assessment , Volume I

The Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4), Volume I report has been released and is available  at: https://science2017.globalchange.gov/ This report is a comprehensive assessment of the current science of climate change in the United States and globally. The full report is quite long but the executive summary provides a good overview of the major points.

September 2017 Washington State Climatologist Report

The Office of the Washington State Climatologist has just released their September, 2017 report which includes the August, 2017 climate summary, drought and streamflow update, and temperature and precipitation outlook as well as some information about the brief meteorological impact the solar eclipse had on our region. Quick synopsis: Average August temperatures were warmer than normal throughout […]

August 2017 Washington State Climatologist Report

The Office of the Washington State Climatologist has just released their August, 2017 report which includes the July, 2017 climate summary, drought and streamflow update, and temperature and precipitation outlook. Quick synopsis: For the month of July, mean temperatures were warmer than normal throughout most of the state with the exception of some coastal areas which were […]

July 2017 Washington State Climatologist Report

The Office of the Washington State Climatologist has just released their July, 2017 report which includes the June, 2017 climate summary, drought and streamflow update, and temperature and precipitation outlook. Quick synopsis: June temperatures were generally within normal ranges but there were a few periods of warmer than normal weather during the beginning of the month. The […]