COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Inside the destructive forces at work in atmospheric river storms
Description: The weather systems known as atmospheric rivers can bring much-needed rain and snow to drought-ridden regions, but they also mean destructive floods and winds.Those extreme consequences are the focus of a new study on atmospheric rivers, which have recently plagued the western U.S., especially California. [Source: CBS News]
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Source: CBS News
Publish Date: 2/22/2017
Reading Level: Basic
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