Dec 1, 2016

The 2015 European Heat Wave

by
Buwen Dong, Rowan Sutton, Len Shaffrey, and Laura Wilcox
,
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

A heat wave swept across central Europe in summer 2015. Model experiments suggest that anthropogenic forcings were a major factor in setting the conditions for the development of the 2015 heat wave.