Global warming may quintuple summer downpours in UK

There are 2 comments on the New Scientist story from Jun 1, 2014, titled Global warming may quintuple summer downpours in UK. In it, New Scientist reports that:

By 2100 southern England will be drenched by five times as many sudden summer deluges as it is today, probably causing more flash floods, according to an advanced climate model.

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litesong

Everett, WA

#1 Jun 2, 2014
If the UK might get more rainfall, our pacific northwest USA, with similar conditions, plus mountains, might get more rain & also snowfall in our mountains. So far, we aren't seeing a major change in yearly precipitation. However, we are getting a bit extra precipitation in the winter, & somewhat less precipitation in the summer. Plus, our Mt. Baker & Mt. Rainier have set yearly snowfall records within the last 20 years of 1140 inches & 1122 inches.
Jim the Hoax Denier

Pasadena, TX

#2 Jun 2, 2014
The shysters really need to get their shyst together! Don't they know the hoax is no longer gerbil swarming, it's now anthropoglobalclimategenicwarm ingchange! Amateurs.

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