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Title: Impacts of Urbanization on Precipitation and Storms: Physical Insights and Vulnerabilities

Author: Shepherd, J. M.;

Date: 2013

Source: Climate Vulnerability, Volume 5, 109-125

Publication Series: Book Chapter

Description: On January 19, 2011, an unusual weather event occurred. The National Weather Service Web site (http://www.crh.noaa. gov/news/display_cmsstory.php?wfo¼ddc&storyid¼62980& source¼0) described the event in the following way: “the atmosphere was cold and moist with low clouds and fog preceding the formation of the snow.

Keywords: climate vulnerability, urbanization, precipitation, storms

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Shepherd, J. M. 2013. Impacts of Urbanization on Precipitation and Storms: Physical Insights and Vulnerabilities. Climate Vulnerability, Volume 5, 109-125 18 p.


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