Record snowfall, ‘historic’ bomb cyclone are forces behind Nebraska floods, blizzard

Read the full story in the Omaha World-Herald

Bomb cyclones likely have been a part of the planet’s weather system for many millennia. And Nebraska is known for having — over the course of its four seasons — some of the most extreme combinations and types of weather on the planet.

But human-caused climate change is warming the planet at an accelerating pace, and that has set the stage for even more extreme weather.

 

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