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Past articles by Andrew:

Winter is the fastest-warming season for continental U.S.

About 80% of the U.S. now has at least seven more winter days with above-normal temperatures compared to 1970, per a new analysis. → Read More

Record warmth envelops Mid-Atlantic during snowless winter

In Washington, Baltimore and other parts of the Mid-Atlanic, record warmth brings an uneasiness. → Read More

Winter storm to slam U.S. with blizzard conditions, record temperatures

Expect cold temperature records in the West to face off against warm records in the East. → Read More

Major atmospheric river with "relentless" rains leaves 90% of California under flood watch

Nearly all of California has received rainfall totals 400% to 600% above average in the past several weeks, NWS says. → Read More

Buffalo blizzard death toll passes 30 as storm preparation questioned

A driving ban went into effect as the storm was already raging. → Read More

Billion-dollar weather disasters now happen once every 18 days

The cost and frequency of extreme weather and climate disasters have increased in recent years. → Read More

Hurricane Ian's climate warning

The hurricane intensified by 35 mph in just 12 hours, coming close to Category 5 intensity. → Read More

Climate whiplash: Southwest swings from drought to flood

Nearly two entire states are under flood watches Friday, with more watches expected Saturday. → Read More

Southwest stares down steep water cuts deadline with Colorado River at drought tipping point

States that rely on the river basin for water supplies have until Tuesday to outline plans or the Biden administration will step in. → Read More

California's McKinney Fire explodes in size amid heat, drought

At least two people were found dead in a car in a residential driveway on Sunday morning. → Read More

Schumer-Manchin deal gives new life to climate legislation

Biden's target for emissions cuts could be within reach — if it passes. → Read More

Plains states swelter with 100 million under heat warnings

The heat in the Plains will branch out this week as it reaches a peak. → Read More

Europe's battle over "green" natural gas

The moves, which are highly controversial, encourage the private sector to invest in such energy sources. → Read More

Extreme weather events can compound to bring unprecedented conditions

Compound events, in which one extreme feeds into another, are recipes for record-shattering outcomes. → Read More

Global heat records are broken from the Russian Arctic to Japan

June records and all-time high temperature records have been set. → Read More

Biden warns Big Oil that he's ready to use "emergency authorities" to boost gas output

The direct outreach to oil giants signals how gasoline and diesel prices have become both an economic and political shock. → Read More

Earth's carbon dioxide levels hit record high

Carbon dioxide levels soared above 420 ppm for the first time in human history during May. → Read More

Indian heat wave, Japan typhoon disaster tied to human-caused climate change

Climate change drove at least $4 billion of Typhoon Hagibis' insured damages, a new study found. → Read More

Southwest "megadrought" leads to wildfires and new homicide evidence

California had its driest January to April period on record. → Read More

April sets record for highest CO2 levels in human history

This is the highest CO2 level in at least 4.5 million years. → Read More