Nov 26, 2015; 4:49 PM ET This will continue to be a problem from Texas to Michigan.
The string of record high monthly temperatures continues and then some.
Highest, global monthly temperature anomaly on record was set last month.
New research shows that recent global climate trends have caused widespread increases in both plant growth and evaporation over the past 32 years, especially during periodic drought cycles that are linked to strong El Nino events.
It appears that this year's Arctic sea ice minimum extent will end up as the fourth lowest on record.
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