Extreme weather takes climate change models ‘off the scale’ (FT)

Impressions of extreme weather events in July 2021 from around the world

“Chinese authorities said the volumes of torrential rain that drenched central China’s Henan province last week - Zhengzhou saw 20cm of water fall in a single hour - had exceeded anything on record for the past 5,000 y.”

"And in Russia, a state of emergency has been declared in Yakutia in the Far East, where authorities are creating artificial rain by seeding clouds with silver iodine in an attempt to put out more than 200 fires.

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