New NYC report gives projections on climate change in New York for coming decades

February 20, 2015 5:46 PM

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New NYC report gives projections on climate change in New York for coming decades

Several studies and phenomenal experiences have indicated that New York is prone to various climate challenges that range from rising heat to severe flooding, but the New York City Panel on Climate Change has released a new report that predicts a wide range of climactic possibilities that might occur in the state within the coming decades.

Basing their projections on several different climate models, the panel did not give one number for what should happen, but a range of possibilities. They gave low numbers based on conservative models and then high numbers reflective of extreme models.

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