Dec 10, 2018

EEE 2017: The Extremely Wet March of 2017 in Peru

Nikolaos Christidis, Richard A. Betts, and Peter A. Stott
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

Main finding:

While extreme rainfall of March 2017 in Peru was favored by the anomalously warm ocean, human influence is also estimated to make such events at least 1.5 times more likely.

Larger report:

EEE 2017 = Explaining Extreme Events of 2017 from a Climate Perspective