. The West catches fire while the East goes under water as climate change fuels both extremes « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NBC – On Monday in Pennsylvania, 6 to 12 inches of rain fell in a few hours. Boston has had rain every day this month. New Jersey and New York have also not been spared from relentless downpours. Events like these are becoming far more prevalent with climate change, increasing in frequency and intensity as our warmer atmosphere is able to hold more water.

And it’s not just the East seeing extreme weather events fueled by climate change. The West continues to bake under excessive and record-setting temperatures while the wildfire risk continues to grow.

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