New Extreme Weather Death Toll Records Released by World Meteorological Organization – The Weather Channel

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May 202017
 

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New Extreme Weather Death Toll Records Released by World Meteorological Organization
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For the first time in its history, the World Meteorological Organization has released world records of the human toll from extreme weather events. In a press release sent to weather.com Thursday, WMO says it is releasing world records for the highest
The 5 deadliest weather events of all timeBusiness Insider
Identifying all-time deadliest weather events, UN says history can help mitigate future disastersUN News Centre
World's deadliest weather disasters named by United NationsUSA TODAY
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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected … – Science Daily

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May 172017
 

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected …
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An oystercatcher nest is washed away in a storm surge. Australian passerine birds die during a heatwave. A late frost in their breeding area kills off a group of …

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Land & Andrzejczak Bill to Help Shelter the Homeless During Extreme Weather Now Law – Cape May County Herald

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May 122017
 

Land & Andrzejczak Bill to Help Shelter the Homeless During Extreme Weather Now Law
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“For individuals without a home, extreme weather can be life-threatening,” said Andrzejczak (D-Cape May/Atlantic/Cumberland). “There's simply no excuse for a resident of New Jersey to suffer outside during a severe weather event when every county has

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Extreme weather just might encourage us to get our act together on global warming – Phys.Org

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May 102017
 

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Extreme weather just might encourage us to get our act together on global warming
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But what if extreme weather events could be attributed to human-induced climate change with confidence? The emerging area of "extreme event attribution" allows us to pose such a question. New research by Noah Diffenbaugh and colleagues at Stanford …

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Extreme Weather Flooding the Midwest Looks a Lot Like Climate … – InsideClimate News

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May 072017
 

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Extreme Weather Flooding the Midwest Looks a Lot Like Climate …
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As global temperatures rise and the oceans warm, what used to be 500-year floods are now happening more frequently. Phil McKenna …

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The jet stream is about to get weird, again, and it could lead to extreme weather – Washington Post

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May 042017
 

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The jet stream is about to get weird, again, and it could lead to extreme weather
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The final few days of April played out like weather bingo — deadly tornadoes in Texas, historic rainfall and flooding in the Midwest, a blizzard in the Plains, and extreme heat and humidity closer to home. Given the pattern the jet stream is about to

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Petition aims to protect dogs in Va. from extreme weather | WTVR.com – wtvr.com

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Apr 292017
 

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Petition aims to protect dogs in Va. from extreme weather | WTVR.com
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Similar laws and ordinances have been passed in several states.
Thousands sign petition requesting Va. law to protect pets during …Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

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Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

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Apr 262017
 

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Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world
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In this July 20, 2016 file photo, an Iraqi man cools off the summer heat by using an open air shower in Baghdad, Iraq. Most people on Earth have already felt …
Study: Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world …Mississippi News Now

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How to Reduce Risk from Extreme Weather Events – ReliefWeb

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Apr 212017
 

How to Reduce Risk from Extreme Weather Events
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A nightmare scenario for any community is to be taken by surprise in the middle of the night by a sudden disaster such as the mudslide that swept away hundreds of lives earlier this month in the Amazonian town of Mocoa in Putamayo, Colombia. Heavy rain …

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Extreme Weather Events Plague Leading Greenhouse Gas Emitting Countries – Breaking Energy

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Apr 192017
 

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Extreme Weather Events Plague Leading Greenhouse Gas Emitting Countries
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Bloomberg Outlines Plans For Improving The City's Ability To Handle Large Destructive Storms The growing prevalence of climate change related extreme weather events in countries around the world closely matches what was is being predicted by climate …

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