Presentation on theme: "“ “ “ The evidence is in: global warming has caused severe floods, droughts, and storms. More violent and frequent storms, once merely a prediction of."— Presentation transcript:
“ “ “ The evidence is in: global warming has caused severe floods, droughts, and storms. More violent and frequent storms, once merely a prediction of climate models, are now a matter of observation. ”
Extreme weather events are becoming increasingly frequent and severe all over the planet. 500 450 400 350 300 250 150 100 50 0 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 Other weather related events Storms Floods Droughts Geophysical year number of reported disasters per year Source: CRED (2011)
95 º F /35 º C - Ascension Islands 97 º F /36 º C - Solomon Islands 99 º F /37 º C - Finland 102 º F /38 º C - Belarus 108 º F /42 º C - Ukraine 108 º F /42 º C - Colombia 108 º F /42 º C - Zambia 114 º F /45 º C - Russia 116 º F /46 º C - Nigeria 116 º F /47 º C - Cyprus 116 º F /47 º C - Bolivia 117 º F /47 º C - Myanmar 118 º F /48 º C - Chad 122 º F /50 º C – Sudan 123 º F /50 º C - Qatar 124 º F /51 º C - Jordan 126 º F /52 º C – Saudi Arabia 126 º F /52 º C – Iraq 127 º F /53 º C – Kuwait 128 º F /54 º C - Pakistan 119 º F /48 º C - Niger Record heat by Countries http://www.wunderground.com/blog/JeffMasters/comment.html?entrynum=1831
Are all these records and extremes a coincidence?
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