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Meteorologists have known for some time that rainfall forecasts have flaws, as failure to take into account factors such as evaporation can affect their accuracy. Now, researchers from the University of Missouri have developed a system that improves the precision of forecasts by accounting for evaporation in rainfall estimates, particularly for locations…

June 12, 2018 @ 10:24am

[caption id="attachment_10796" align="aligncenter" width="576" caption="On April 25, CBC reported that roughly 1,600 Manitoba residents had been evacuated, 30 municipalities had declared local states of emergency, and hundreds of municipal roads had been closed due to spring flood warnings."][/caption] Spring flooding in Canada's Prairie region took 2011's top spot in Environment…

January 02, 2012 @ 1:07pm