New study suggests future hurricanes will be slower and wetter as Earth warms

Read the full story in the Washington Post.

The hurricanes of the future will be more like Hurricane Harvey in 2017 — very slow and very rainy — according to a new study by scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research. You need not speak with anyone but the people of Southeast Texas and Southern Louisiana to understand why “slower and wetter” is particularly concerning.

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