Mar 26, 2018

EEE 2016: Anthropogenic and Natural Influences on Record 2016 Marine Heat waves

Stephanie C. Herring, Nikolaos Christidis, Andrew Hoell, James P. Kossin, Carl J. Schreck III, and Peter A. Stott
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

Main finding:

Two of the longest and most intense marine heat waves in 2016 were up to fifty times more likely due to anthropogenic climate change.

Larger report:

EEE 2016 = Explaining Extreme Events of 2016 from a Climate Perspective