Climate Central’s analysis shows how much hotter parks are projected to get later this century.
Currently, Oregon as a whole rarely experiences dangerous heat days. By 2050, the state is projected to see nearly 10 such days a year.
More than 100,000 people living in Oregon are especially vulnerable to extreme heat.
Summers are getting muggier as the dewpoint temperature rises
California isn't the only place suffering drought; the Pacific Northwest is suffering from a lack of snow... More
Spring and summer — two key seasons for wildfires — have warmed 2.1°F across the West, on average... More
The types of storms that brought heavy snow and rain to the West this winter, triggering landslides and floods while easing stubborn droughts, are likely to become stronger and more frequent... More
Smoke from large wildfires is obscuring some of the stunning vistas that inspired the preservation of these places and the creation of the National Park Service in the first place... More