A Century-Old Arctic Shipwreck Could Help Us Predict Extreme Weather – FiveThirtyEight

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Mar 292017
 

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A Century-Old Arctic Shipwreck Could Help Us Predict Extreme Weather
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By looking at past weather events recorded in old ship logbooks, Wood hopes that he and his fellow scientists can learn more about our planet's traditional weather patterns, which will help them predict extreme weather events like tsunamis and hurricanes.

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Study by USU researchers could help predict future extreme weather – Cache Valley Daily

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May 242014
 

Study by USU researchers could help predict future extreme weather
Cache Valley Daily
LOGAN –A new study conducted by Utah State University researchers, funded by NASA and the Bureau of Reclamation, connects extreme weather to climate change. According to Simon Wang, USU faculty and one of the authors of the study, the findings …

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Now We Can Predict Where And When Extreme Weather Is Likely To Hit Up To … – Business Insider

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Dec 072013
 

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Now We Can Predict Where And When Extreme Weather Is Likely To Hit Up To
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The index can predict extreme weather up to 60 days in advance, but it also identifies the regions that should expect to see the biggest increase in extreme rainfall over time. Storm water systems are built based on the average precipitation a city

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Indian Ocean phenomenon helping to predict extreme weather – Phys.Org

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Nov 292013
 

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Indian Ocean phenomenon helping to predict extreme weather
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A better understanding of the relationship between the Indian Ocean Dipole and extreme weather events will enable farmers, industry, communities and governments to better anticipate and prepare for droughts and increased bushfire risk, up to six months
Aussie scientist leads research to predict extreme weatherSBS
Change in the Surface Temperature of the Indian Ocean can Predict Extreme TopNews Arab Emirates

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50 Million Environmental Refugees By 2020, Experts Predict

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Feb 232011
 

This past week, at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), experts warned that, “In 2020, the UN has projected that we will have 50 million environmental refugees,” the AFP reports.
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