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Tucson's record warmth 'consistent' with climate-change forecast

Tucson's record warmth 'consistent' with climate-change forecast

Four of six warmest years on record have occurred since 2009.

January 02, 2015 9:15 pm Photos

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Tucson winter feels more like invincible summer

Tucson winter feels more like invincible summer

Unless December turns frigid, Tucson is headed for its warmest year on record.

December 01, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
Tucson had warmest winter on record, National Weather Service says

Tucson had warmest winter on record, National Weather Service says

If it didn’t feel like winter to you this year, that’s no surprise.

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A dubious achievement for humanity

A dubious achievement for humanity

Earlier this year, scientists at the NOAA Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii announced a major threshold in the Earth system had been crossed: the concentration of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere has now passed a level not seen in the last 3 million years.

September 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Eugene Robinson: Hot enough for you?

All right, now can we talk about climate change? After a year when the lower 48 states suffered the warmest temperatures, and the second-craziest weather, since record-keeping began?

January 12, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…
She's back — La Niña reappears in the Pacific Ocean

She's back — La Niña reappears in the Pacific Ocean

Who can forget this past February's record low evening temperatures and burst water pipes? According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, we should prepare for more of the same this winter.

September 08, 2011 3:00 pmLoading…
Weathermen recalculate 'normal': It's hotter, drier

Weathermen recalculate 'normal': It's hotter, drier

The odds of having above-normal temperatures will decrease in the second half of our summer. No, silly, it's not actually going to be cooler.

July 26, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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