Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

NOAA: March 2017 and year to date second warmest on record after 2016

NOAA released their latest global climate summary for March 2017 today.  It shows that the global temperature for March 2017 was the second warmest on record after the El Niño-enhanced 2016.  The year to date global temperature so far is also the second warmest on record.  You can read the NOAA news story at http://www.noaa.gov/news/us-had-2nd-warmest-year-to-date-and-9th-warmest-march-on-record and the NCEI story at https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/global-climate-201703. You can find the climate summary at https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/global/201703.