Jan 12, 2017

EEE 2015: In Tide’s Way: Southeast Florida’s September 2015 Sunny-day Flood: Bulletin of the American Meteorological

by
William V. Sweet, Melisa Menendez, Ayesha Genz, Jayantha Obeysekera, Joseph Park, and John J. Marra
,
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

Main finding:

The probability of a 0.57-m tidal flood within the Miami region has increased by >500% since 1994 from a 10.9-cm sea level rise (SLR)-related trend in monthly highest tides.


Longer report:

EEE 2015 = Explaining Extreme Events of 2015 from a Climate Perspective