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North Carolina's Dog Days of Summer

Y'all, it's hot outside! Just this week, heat index values stretched into the triple digits across North Carolina. It is hot enough to make even the most... (Read more)

Air Quality Forecasting: A Case Study

This is the second of two guest posts about air quality forecasting by Bradley McLamb from the NC Division of Air Quality. This post looks at June 29,... (Read more)

An Introduction to Air Quality Forecasting

This is the first of two guest posts this week about air quality forecasting by Bradley McLamb, a SCO alum and meteorologist with the NC Division of Air... (Read more)

Climatologically, the Warmest Day of Summer is Just Around the Corner

Last week, we tweeted a graphic from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) showing when the warmest day of the year happens climatologically. According... (Read more)

How Hot Does it Feel Outside? Heat Index Explained

Summer temperatures have been ramping up lately, but temperature only tells part of the story about how hot it feels. In this post, we review the history... (Read more)

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