The Global Climate Change Center

  • COP21 begins in Paris

    11/30/2015 9:28:25 PM
    The 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) is now underway in Paris.

National Weather Forecast


Dec 01, 2015; 1:18 AM ET Weather forecast overview for the United States

BREAKING: Upper Midwest Snow


Dec 1, 2015; 7:02 AM ET Accumulating snow remains in the forecast for the Arrowhead of Minnesota and parts of Michigan's upper penninsula. Heavy rain is possible throuhgout parts of the mid-South.

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