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Six Months Later – Metropolitan Ieronymos of Larissa and Tyrnavos Speaks about the Floods

2024-01-20T12:24+0100thenationalherald (en)

BOSTON – Metropolitan Ieronymos of Larissa and Tyrnavos, one of the most prominent and respected hierarchs of the Church of Greece and Orthodoxy in general, who is also a legal expert, was interviewed by The National Herald. Almost six months after the devastating floods in Thessaly, he spoke about the current situation.

Extreme weather, 7 nations experienced the costliest disaster ever in 2023. Africa two of the deadliest – ruetir

2024-01-19T11:23+0100ruetir (en)

Extreme weather in 2023 sets another sad record: meteorological disasters have cost the planet a figure of 63 billion dollars. According to the annual report of insurance broker Gallagher Re, the previous record of 57 billion dollars in 2020 was surpassed.

Atmosphere, Vol. 15, Pages 120: Integrating Ensemble Weather Predictions in a Hydrologic-Hydraulic Modelling System for Fine-Resolution Flood Forecasting: The Case of Skala Bridge at Evrotas River, Greece

2024-01-19T11:15+0100mdpi (en)

Ensemble weather forecasting involves the integration of multiple simulations to improve the accuracy of predictions by introducing a probabilistic approach. It is difficult to accurately predict heavy rainfall events that cause flash floods and, thus, ensemble forecasting could be useful to reduce....

A record 63 billion-dollars of weather disasters hit Earth in 2023

2024-01-19T04:46+0100reneweconomy (en)

issued January 17. The total damage wrought by weather disasters in 2023 was $301 billion, with an unusually high 57% of that total being insured damages. For comparison, weather disasters did $360 billion in damage in 2022, with 39% of the total being insured damages. Gallagher Re’s historical database extends back to 1990.

Contradictory trend

2024-01-18T08:53+0100breakinglatest (en)

Jose Romero Churio. The genesis of humanity, also known as Homo sapiens for its dominant and enigmatic intelligence, has not yet been elucidated; However, there are sufficient findings by paleontological scientists that the human species emerged a long time ago (at least 200,000 years ago), preceded....

How 2023's record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires

2024-01-13T18:43+0100tvnz (en)

Analysis: Global warming is profoundly changing the water cycle, writes Albert Van Dijk for The Conversation. 2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires. These events showed how climate change is affecting the global water cycle and our livelihoods.

Greece Introduces Climate Tax for Tourists in 2024

2024-01-11T17:08+0100schengenvisainfo (en)

In a bid to rebuild after devastating forest fires and floods, Greece has introduced a new climate resilience levy, a form of accommodation tax, which becomes effective this month. The government aims to generate funds through this tax to support reconstruction efforts and enhance climate resilience.

How 2023’s record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires around the world

2024-01-11T15:13+0100newindianexpress (en)

2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires. These events showed how climate change is affecting the global water cycle and our livelihoods. Our international team of researchers today released a report, the Global Water Monitor ,....

Home insurance picking up

2024-01-11T09:38+0100kathimerini-en (en)

The Greek insurance market has seen increased interest in insuring against natural disasters from homeowners recently, partly thanks to a favorable arrangement for a 10% discount in the Single Property Tax (ENFIA) for those who have coverage for earthquake, fire or flood.

How 2023's Record Heat Worsened Droughts, Floods And Bushfires Globally

2024-01-11T07:52+0100ndtvnews (en)

Canberra, Australia: 2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires. These events showed how climate change is affecting the global water cycle and our livelihoods. Our international team of researchers today released a report, the....

World News | How 2023's Record Heat Worsened Droughts, Floods and Bushfires Around the World

2024-01-11T05:47+0100latestly (en)

Canberra, Jan 11 (The Conversation) 2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires. These events showed how climate change is affecting the global water cycle and our livelihoods. Our international team of researchers today released a....

How 2023’s record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires around the world

2024-01-11T05:45+0100devdiscourse (en)

But this happened against a backdrop of increasing sea surface temperatures due to global warming.Rising sea surface and air temperatures have been intensifying the strength and rainfall intensity of monsoons, cyclones and other storm systems.We saw this happen close to home.

How 2023’s record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires around the world

2024-01-10T20:47+0100johansen (en)

Date: 2024-01-10 19:30 Author: Rss error reading . Original article: https://theconversation.com/how-2023s-record-heat-worsened-droughts-floods-and-bushfires-around-the-world-220836 2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires.

MIL-Evening Report: How 2023’s record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires around the world

2024-01-10T20:38+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

– By Albert Van Dijk, Professor, Water and Landscape Dynamics, Fenner School of Environment & Society, Australian National University. 2023 was a year of record-breaking heat, devastating storms and floods, deepening droughts and raging wildfires. These events showed how climate change is affecting the global water cycle and our livelihoods.

How 2023’s record heat worsened droughts, floods and bushfires around the world

2024-01-10T20:28+0100nationaltribune (en)

Our international team of researchers today released a report, the Global Water Monitor , documenting the impact of the record heat in 2023 on the water cycle. We used data from thousands of ground stations and satellites to provide real-time information on various environmental parameters.

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