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Drought Watch: How Much Do Recent Rains Matter?

By Jeffrey Mount

Feb 14, 2014 ... An “atmospheric river”—a meteorological phenomenon that funnels tropical moisture from the west Pacific into California—produced prodigious ...

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Acting Locally to Address Sea Level Rise

By Brett Sanders

Nov 2, 2016 ... Hurricane Matthew wreaked havoc from Haiti to the eastern seaboard and the West Coast's first “atmospheric river” storm brought flood ...


Policy Priorities for Managing Drought

By Ellen Hanak, Jay Lund, Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle ...

“Climate Change, Atmospheric Rivers, and Floods in California-A Multimodel Analysis of Storm Frequency and Magnitude Changes.” Journal of the American Water ...

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Droughts in California

By Jeffrey Mount, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan

Supported with funding from the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) ... The state's rivers, wetlands, and forests—which serve as natural ...


What If California’s Drought Continues?

By Ellen Hanak, Jay Lund, Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle ...

SOURCE: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. ... drying up of wells, and drying of some rivers and wetlands fed by groundwater.

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Drought Watch: What If 2015 Is Dry?

By Ellen Hanak, Jay Lund, Jeffrey Mount

Nov 3, 2014 ... In October, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ... For example, on many rivers the board curtailed everyone who had a water ...