Eric Holthaus

Eric Holthaus is a meteorologist who writes about weather and climate for Slate’s Future Tense. Follow him on Twitter.

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Aug. 4 2014 4:54 PMTwin Tropical Systems to Douse Hawaii This Week
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Aug. 1 2014 12:39 PMFolks in the Caribbean Should Be Hoping for a Hurricane
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July 30 2014 5:28 PMIt's Flash Flood Season in Colorado, and We May Not Even Know When They Start
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July 28 2014 5:39 PMReliable Fire Forecasting Could Help Stop Dangerous Western Blazes
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July 24 2014 4:09 PMMassive Mayfly Hatching in Wisconsin Shows Up on Weather Radar  
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July 18 2014 5:42 PMWeather Nerds Finally Have Their Own Sunday Morning Talk Show, and It’s Glorious
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July 17 2014 2:50 PMA Super-Strong El Niño Is Now Off the Table. Here’s What That Means.
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July 15 2014 9:53 AMEarth Just Finished Its Warmest Quarter-Year Ever
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July 10 2014 9:57 AMThe Polar Vortex Is Back! Mid-July Is Looking More Like Mid-September.
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July 7 2014 6:52 PMWatch a Gorgeous Drone's-Eye Video of San Francisco’s Fog
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July 4 2014 8:30 AMHurricane Arthur Liveblog: Will It Ruin Your Fourth?
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July 1 2014 12:21 PMAll the Ways a Hurricane Could Ruin Your Fourth of July Weekend
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June 29 2014 2:01 PMHigh Risk of East Coast Tropical Development This Week
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June 26 2014 6:26 PMTwin Cities More Like Twin Lakes This Week
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June 19 2014 6:31 PMWhy This Former Storm Chaser Now Thinks Stalking Tornadoes Is Unethical
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Aug. 1 2014 2:39 PMHuge Waves in the Arctic Demonstrate Ice Loss—and Aggravate It
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July 31 2014 1:52 PMHorrid California Drought Gets Worse
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July 29 2014 3:28 PMTornadoes in New England: Not as Rare as You'd Think
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July 25 2014 8:45 AMLake Mead Before and After the Epic DroughtA new study shows the Colorado River basin is losing water at a “shocking” rate.
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July 23 2014 4:57 PMNow There Are Two Weird Holes in Siberia
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July 17 2014 5:09 PMThe Billionaire War Heats UpThe richest people in America are turning on one another—over climate change.
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July 15 2014 1:55 PMManila Braces for Direct Hit From Dangerous Typhoon
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July 11 2014 9:15 AMRedemption for Mission Director of NASA’s New Earth-Sensing Satellite
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July 9 2014 3:32 PMIndia’s Monsoon—the Most Important Weather Phenomenon in the World—Is Way Behind Schedule
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July 7 2014 5:00 PMSuper Typhoon Neoguri Is Bearing Down on Japan
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July 2 2014 2:52 PMPeople in the Outer Banks Should Seriously Consider Evacuating Today
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July 1 2014 11:21 AM“Don’t Let Go!”All my weather pet peeves with the new trailer for Into the Storm.
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June 27 2014 12:10 PMHot ZoneIs climate change destabilizing Iraq?
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June 20 2014 11:31 AMThirsty West: The End of the RoadOregon may be California’s agricultural future.
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June 18 2014 11:30 AMMay 2014 Was the Hottest May in Recorded History

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