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Local noise and global confidence

Nature Climate Change volume 3, pages 10181019 (2013) | Download Citation

Analyses of changes in climate extremes at the local scale are affected by large uncertainties related to climate variability. Now research finds that integration over larger areas reveals consistent intensification of heat and precipitation extremes in projections of the near future.

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  1. Markus G. Donat is at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Climate System Science and Climate Change Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, News South Wales 2052, Australia

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