Seattle.gov Home Page
Seattle Public Utilities Home page

Search Climate Change

November 2013
M T W T F S S
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  

Archive for November 5th, 2013

Ocean Circulation and PNW Rainfall Patterns

The world’s oceans and atmosphere are really one large, coupled system. As underwater currents shift, so do global weather patterns. Recent research published in Nature Geoscience and co-authored by University of Washington scientists sheds new light on the phenomenon and suggests that climate change could significantly alter the global distribution of rainfall. Changes in precipitation are […]

[More]