Warming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss

Posted By on October 12, 2017

Hurricane-related financial loss could increase more than 70 percent by 2100 if oceans warm at the worst-case-scenario rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, according to a new study. The study used a combination of hurricane modeling and information in FEMA’s HAZUS database to reach its conclusions.
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