In a recent interview, Prof ‘taking the Mickey’ Mann said this about floods in the US:
NOOR: So weve seen this historic flooding not only in Louisiana but more recently in West Virginia, even right here close to Baltimore in Ellicott City. Is it, are we seeing more and more of this and is this connected to climate change?
MANN: We often hear about events being characterized as thousand year events and what that means is just given the usual statistic of the weather, we wouldnt expect such an event to happen more than once in a thousand years. Meaning we probably wouldnt expect to see it during our lifetimes. And yet we are seeing a plethora of these thousand year events. Whether its the flooding events in South Carolina, in Arizona, in Texas as I said and of course this latest event in Louisiana and Alabama. We are…
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