Global Warming Changes Jet Stream & Global Weather Systems

One of the most obvious effects of climate change is the increasing incidence of weather extremes, that may include hot, AND cold, snow and rain, wet and dry, drought and flood.
Scientists have been examining this problem intensely over recent years, as Europe, America, and Asia have all been subject to wave after wave of record breaking weather events. Now the picture is coming into focus. http://yaleclimatemediaforum.org

tornado counts, noaa
http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/cmb/images/tornado/2010/annual/2010annual_…

Arctic Warming altering weather
http://www.climatecentral.org/news/arctic-warming-is-altering-weather-pattern…

Arctic changes and Weather Extremes: NYTimes
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/29/science/earth/arctic-sea-ice-eyed-for-clues…

Jennifer Francis: Linking Weird Weather to Arctic changes
http://e360.yale.edu/feature/linking_weird_weather_to_rapid_warming_of_the_ar…

Jennifer Francis graphs
http://e360.yale.edu/slideshow/loss_of_arctic_sea_ice_already_influencing_wea…

Munich Re:Statement of Prof. Peter Hoppe/2010 Press release on climate related Natcats
http://www.munichre.com/en/media_relations/press_releases/2011/2011_01_03_pre…

current tornado stats – US
http://www.spc.noaa.gov/wcm/

shrinking western snowpack
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/53909597-78/snow-utah-climate-rain.html.csp

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See Part One:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-1iBHAivmw

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