US East Coast to See Daily Tidal Floods by 2045

October 8, 2014 2:18 PM

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US East Coast to See Daily Tidal Floods by 2045

With global sea levels rising, high tides are predicted to become a normalcy in the coming years due to global warming, according to a new report released Wednesday. US coastal cities in particular can expect to see daily tidal floods by 2045.

"Several decades ago, flooding at high tide was simply not a problem," Melanie Fitzpatrick, the report's co-author, said in a press release.

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