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LISTEN: How Is Climate Change Affecting D.C.? Capital Weather Gang's Angela Fritz Weighs In

With the summit in Paris this week putting a renewed spotlight on the impacts of climate change, one might wonder: how is a changing climate affecting the D.C. region? Capital Weather Gang's Angela Fritz connects the dots for us.

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LISTEN: What Does A Powerful El Niño Mean For Washington's Weather?

Jason Samenow of the Capital Weather Gang explains what warmer-than-usual Pacific Ocean water temperatures might portend for regional and global weather. Will we see some blizzards this winter?

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Environmental Outlook: Conservation In The 21st Century

As more and more people compete for space, food and water, some environmentalists say we need to rethink our approach to conservation. Join our discussion about what we should be conserving in the years ahead and why.

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Listen: Whither Goes D.C.'s Winter Weather? Jason Samenow Offers A Prediction For The Season Ahead

The last two winters have brought exceptional levels of cold onto the D.C. region, but what could this year bring? Capital Weather Gang's Jason Samenow explains how a strong El Nino event could shape our winter.

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Listen: Space Weather And Solar Storms, Explained By The Capital Weather Gang

Our star's surface generates its own "space weather." A meteorologist from The Washington Post explains what these solar storms can do.

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To See Fall Foliage In Its Colorful Glory In Virginia, Maryland, D.C., The Time Is Now

When is the best time to see the fall colors in D.C. regional hot spots like Skyline Drive? According to the foliage reports, there is no better time than now.

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LISTEN: What's In A 'Model,' With The Capital Weather Gang's Jason Samenow

Some computer models had Hurricane Joaquin headed straight for us, but one — the European model — showed it tracking farther out to sea, and that's what wound up happening. Jason Samenow from the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang explains how those models work.

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Hurricane Joaquin's Cone Bends Eastward; Weekend Will Still Begin Wet

Heavy rainfall is possible Friday into at least the first half of Saturday. Ian Livingston of the Capital Weather Gang says the center of Hurricane Joaquin, however, is favored to stay well to the east of the mid-Atlantic region.

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LISTEN: Even Ahead Of Hurricane Joaquin, It'll Be Really Wet In D.C. Region

Jason Samenow of the Capital Weather Gang explains how the next few days will see a lot of rain, regardless of where and when Hurricane Joaquin starts to push from the southeast.

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Prepare For Hurricane Joaquin Now — Whatever The Forecast Is — Agencies Say

Get familiar with the system of weather alerts — all the watches and warnings – and find ways to stay in touch with the latest information, officials say.

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