Current and future impacts of extreme events in California

  title={Current and future impacts of extreme events in California},
  author={Michael D. Mastrandrea and Claudia Tebaldi and Carolyn W. Snyder and Stephen Henry Schneider},
  journal={Climatic Change},
In the next few decades, it is likely that California must face the challenge of coping with increased impacts from extreme events such as heat waves, wildfires, droughts, and floods. This study presents new projections of changes in the frequency and intensity of extreme events in the future across climate models, emissions scenarios, and downscaling methods, and for each California county. Consistent with other projections, this study finds significant increases in the frequency and magnitude… 
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