Statistics of Weather and Climate Extremes: Background
We expect that data scientists and analysts should be objective and base their conclusions on data. Now while the name of the job implies that “data” is the fundamental material that is used to do …
Ongoing global warming raises the hypothesis of an intensification of the hydrological cycle, extreme rainfall events becoming more frequent. However, the strong time–space variability of extreme rainfall.
New data show that extreme weather events have become more frequent over the past 36 years with a significant uptick in floods and other hydrological events compared even with five years ago
via Think Progress: Extreme weather is the new climate reality - Munich RE chart shows increase in geogphical events (red) meteorological events (green), hydrological events (blue), and climatological events (yellow).
A new river system modelling tool for sustainable operational management of water resources
The clearest lake in the world – in pictures
Blue Lake: on New Zealand’s South Island. Clearest lake in the world. Water recycles every 24 hrs .
Second Warmest January on Record Globally
Example of a destructive flood triggered by heavy precipitation, August 22-23, 2005, Sainte-Agnès, France. (Credit: D. Thillet). Floods are among the most destructive natural hazards causing widespread loss of life, damage to infrastructure and economic deprivation. Robust knowledge about their future trends is therefore crucial for the sustainable development of societies worldwide.
Massive Global Tree Die-Off Linked to Geoengineering : Waking Times