New model projects an increase in dust storms in the U.S.

Could the storms that once engulfed the Great Plains in clouds of black dust in the 1930's once again wreak havoc in the U.S.? A new statistical model developed by researchers at Princeton University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts that climate change will amplify dust activity in parts of the U.S. in the latter half of the 21st century, which may lead to the increased frequency of spectacular dust storms that have far-reaching impacts on public health and infrastructure.

New model projects an increase in dust storms in the U.S.

Could the storms that once engulfed the Great Plains in clouds of black dust in the 1930's once again wreak havoc in the U.S.? A new statistical model developed by researchers at Princeton University ...

Mon 17 Jul 17 from Phys.org

New model projects an increase in dust storms in the US, Tue 18 Jul 17 from Science Blog

New model projects an increase in dust storms in the US, Mon 17 Jul 17 from Eurekalert

Great Plains to see more dust storms in second half of the 21st century

Climate change will bring more dust storms to the Great Plains in the latter half of the 21st century, according to the latest prediction models.

Mon 17 Jul 17 from UPI

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