In the News this Month:

"The links between hurricanes and climate change are becoming more apparent. A warming planet can expect stronger hurricanes over time, and more of the most powerful storms — though the overall number of storms could drop because factors like stronger wind shear could keep weaker storms from forming...Rising sea levels are also contributing to higher storm surges, the most destructive element of tropical cyclones."

Henri Downgraded to Tropical Storm | New York Times

Henri unlikely to be another Superstorm Sandy

New York Times | August 20, 2021


The IPCC released a Sixth Assessment. Report on Climate Change to date. To access the full report, please access it below.


IPCC:

Sixth Assessment Report

Storm Surge Hazards Map
New York Harbor Observing and Prediction System (NYHOPS)