02 Mar '12, 1pm

Green Blog: When It Rains, It Will Really Pour: Two new studies indicate that climate change will produce increa...

Early last year I attended a conference in Sacramento where state and federal scientists warned emergency planners, insurance executives and others about the danger of a superstorm ‘s riding into California from warmer Pacific waters on an “atmospheric river” and inundating everything in sight. Now comes a parallel prediction that throughout the Western states, the power of extreme winter storms will increase by more than 12 percent over the next 20 years, and more thereafter. The projection, outlined in the latest publication of the journal Geophysical Research Letters , explains how climatologists at the University of Arizona used a suite of regional climate models to simulate future patterns of rain and snow. The varying models “consistently show an increase in the intensity of extreme winter precipitation,” the authors write in their synopsis of the study. The paper al...

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Green Blog: When It Rains, It Will Really Pour

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When It Rains, It Will Really Pour By FELICITY BARRINGER Early last year I attended a conference in Sacramento where state...

When It Rains, It Will Really Pour

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