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Date: 3 months ago   Category: Science

Much water has flowed under the bridges: why over the past half-century in Russia pouring rains — RT in Russian became frequent


In Russia for the last 50 years the intensity and frequency of heavy rains, growth rates — increased by 1 — 2% every decade. The research of climatologists from Institute of physics of the atmosphere of RAS demonstrates to it. Scientists analysed the data on rainfall recorded by domestic meteorological stations for half a century of observations. According to them, global processes can influence growth of number of pouring rains and the natural disasters caused by them: climate change in the world and increase in average annual temperature in Russia. Results of a research will allow to understand the origins of natural hazards, experts believe.

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