“Warm Arctic Brews Severe Winters From U.S. to Asia, Study Says”


Here’s a climate twist: If your winter has been brutally cold in Tokyo or Toledo in recent years, you can thank global warming in the Arctic, a new study suggests.

Rising temperatures in the waters north of Russia and Alaska are changing atmospheric circulation patterns and may play a “central role” in record-breaking winters that have hit East Asia and North America, researchers from South Korea and the U.K. wrote in a study published Monday in the journal Nature Geoscience.


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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

One response to ““Warm Arctic Brews Severe Winters From U.S. to Asia, Study Says””

  1. Jacqueline Whitehead says :

    This is really interesting research and we can now have a kind of early warning system for severe weather in Asia and the US.

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