Climate Central’s analysis shows how much hotter parks are projected to get later this century.
More than 100,000 people living in Colorado are especially vulnerable to extreme heat.
Colorado faces a lower threat level from extreme heat than most states. Still, heat wave days are projected to jump from about 10 a year to nearly 50 a year by 2050.
Summers are getting muggier as the dewpoint temperature rises
Fort Collins is the 9th fastest-warming city in the U.S.
Climate change is creating an “unprecedented” risk of severe drought in the Southwest and Central Plains... More
Tinder-dry conditions that have resulted from months with little to no rain and toasty fall temperatures have allowed the fires to reach unusual heights. More
The risk posed by future storms like Sandy is only going to increase due to climate change. The potential for stronger storms and rising seas mean Sandy-level flooding could could occur once every 23 years as opposed to once every 400... More