Researchers: Climate change affecting Hawaii Island storms

February 9, 2015 12:48 AM

6 0

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii island is seeing more frequent heavy storms, and climate change may be the reason, according to two University of Hawaii researchers.

Ying Chen, a UH-Manoa graduate student at the time of the study, and Pao-Shin Chu, professor of atmospheric sciences at UH-Manoa, in a paper published in the International Journal of Climatology also conclude that heavy rain storms are occurring less frequently on leeward Oahu and central Maui, the ...

Also read: Trump's Plan to Gut Obama's Climate Policies: What You Need to Know

Read more

To category page

Loading...