This winter was ranked by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as the ninth-driest and the 34th-coldest on record.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Hydrographic Services Review Panel, which advises NOAA’s administrator on marine transportation, will meet Feb. 25-26 in New York.
The combined average temperature over global land and ocean surfaces in November was the highest in the 134-year period of record, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The combined temperature, at 56.6 degrees F, was 1.4 degrees higher than the previous record of 55.2 degrees, set in 2004, NOAA reported. The global land…more