Effects of Extreme Precipitation Events

Assessment Report

As a consequence of global climate change the hydrological cycle is expected to intensify. Climate models predict a further increase in precipitation in Switzerland during winter, which is likely to increase the flood risk, especially if the snow line rises simultaneously due to global warming.

Effects of Extreme Precipitation Events

Fonte: OcCC (Hrsg.), 1998. Effects of Extreme Precipitation Events. Assessment Report. Bern, 32 pp.

Categorie

  • Ciclo dell'acqua
  • Precipitazione
Inglese, Tedesco, Francese