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July 23, 2009

Quiz for all Minnesotans: weather vs climate?

A sudden increase in wind or a dropping barometric pressure are both signs of a coming thunderstorm. As Minnesotans we pride ourselves on our knowledge of all things weather. But what's the difference between the terms weather and climate? We posed that question to Mark Seeley, University of Minnesota climatologist and author of the Minnesota Weather Almanac.

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