A climatology of recent extreme weather and climate events
Provides an overview, details, and graphics for 46 weather events during 1980-1999, each of which caused at least $1 billion in damages. Relates the events to population changes, increasing risk in disaster-prone areas, and effects of climate change.
|Format:||Government Document Electronic eBook|
Asheville, NC :
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center,
|Series:||National Climatic Data Center technical report ;
no. 2000-02 |