March Climate Update Reveals 'Why' Behind Historic Flood
Part of what the Nebraska State Climate Office does is record climate events each month for the historic record. In March, this took on a new level of complexity with both a major blizzard and a major flood in Nebraska.
The historic flooding was the result of more than just the “bomb” cyclone that struck the state; rather the long, cold winter played a huge role. Read more about how the climatic stream of events led to the catastrophe that followed in this month’s edition of the Climate Update.