Connections with a changing climate: drought, intense rainfall, and flooding

The connection:

Extended periods of drought in the U.S. Midwest —

Interspersed with briefer periods of intense, even extreme rainfall —

Leading to destructive flash flooding —

See also —

Large, intense thunderstorms will happen more frequently

Climate change impacts on human behavior

Extreme rainfall will continue

Questions? Please let me know.

Hits: 19

Was this helpful?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.