Increasing graph reaches 365 days w/ floods a year for higher emissions in 2075

This graph from the Climate Explorer shows observed (historical) and projected days of high-tide flooding in Norfolk, Virginia. If emissions remain high, the city can expect to see 365 days of high-tide flooding per year by 2075. With lower emissions, 2075 is projected to see approximately 225 days of high-tide floods. Visit the Climate Explorer to access similar graphs for selected locations along coasts in the United States and its territories.

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25 March 2020 - 2:37pm