Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC; Author of Dire Predictions, The Hockey Stick & the Climate Wars, and The Madhouse Effect
A @washingtonpost op-ed on the limitations of current-generation model-based attribution studies that remains relevant today in discussing climate change impacts on weather extremes (including wildfires/bushfires):
So this is what folks in these parts (southeastern ‘stralia) call an “east coast low”. good news is fires are out. bad news is torrential flooding & bushfire ash flowing into rivers, killing off fish & polluting the water supply. Welcome to dangerous climate change. It’s here.