Extreme Weather

Buzzwords Extreme Weather includes unexpected, unusual, unpredictable, severe or unseasonal weather; weather at the extremes of the historical distribution—the range that has been seen in the past Embedded Tweets A first look at my new book (which won't be published till spring, but it seemed important to get this out now). Thirty years after The …

Extreme Heat

Buzzwords Extreme Heat = Temperatures that hover 10 degrees or more above the average high temperature for the region and last for several weeks Headlines https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-features/climate-crisis-goodell-survive-extreme-heat-875198 Embedded Tweets Con aumento de temperaturas y disminución de lluvias, la #canícula comenzó este año en la Península de Yucatán, el sur, el sureste y algunas zonas del centro …

Extreme Events

Buzzwords Extreme Events = Lying in the outermost (“most unusual”) 10 percent of a place’s history Also see: Extreme Heat Events = Sustained periods of abnormally and uncomfortably hot, and often humid, weather. NOAA https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/climate-information/extreme-events https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/advancing-study-extreme-events Observing Mother Nature CEC http://www.cec.org/our-work/projects/monitoring-health-impacts-extreme-heat-events http://www.cec.org/our-work/projects/helping-north-america-communities-adapt-climate-change-pilot-syndromic-surveillance-system-extreme-heat-events https://www.cdc.gov/climateandhealth/pubs/ClimateChangeandExtremeHeatEvents.pdf Headlines https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/extreme-events-virtually-impossible-without-warming Planeta.com Health Changing Climate Engaging Events: Connecting the Virtual and …