Climate Central’s analysis shows how much hotter parks are projected to get later this century.
Summers are getting muggier as the dewpoint temperature rises
More than 160,000 people living in Virginia are especially vulnerable to extreme heat.
By 2050, the typical number of heat wave days in Virginia is projected to increase from more than 10 to nearly 60 days a year.
Currently, Virginia averages slightly fewer than 10 dangerous heat days a year. By 2050, Virginia is projected to see such days quadruple to more than 40 days a year.
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The threat isn't that sea level rise will gradually breach the defenses surrounding each airport. Instead, at least during the next few decades, scientists say that sea level rise will be more of an enabler of storm-surge flooding, making it easier for even minor storms to produce more damaging surges and flooding... More
Tinder-dry conditions that have resulted from months with little to no rain and toasty fall temperatures have allowed the fires to reach unusual heights. More