I'm a hydrologist and climatologist. I'm immersed (so to speak) in the history of extreme weather.
But this is unfathomable to me. This is a YEAR'S worth of rain in ONE DAY.
Extreme rainfall in China: 33 dead » Yale Climate Connections https://yaleclimateconnections.org/2021/07/extreme-rainfall-in-china-over-25-inches-falls-in-24-hours-leaving-33-dead/ …
#ClimateChange crowd is largely silent about billionaires using oceans of fuel to shoot themselves into space for kicks. The reason? These same billionaires give lots of money to climate change groups, so their silence is bought and paid for. Hypocrites!
Here's how the global water cycle works.
The atmosphere holds a lot of water, & more as temps rise.
When areas of drought grow, like Siberia & western US now, that water falls elsewhere, in a smaller area, worsening flooding, like Germany and Belgium.
The flooding in
#Henan, China due to absolutely historic rainfall, has caused two small dams to burst, and now threatens one of the largest in China. It's unfathomable to consider how many lives could be lost and damage done if this bursts. #ClimateChange
My thoughts are with people in China. Terrible visuals of
#climatechange in action across the world. It is vital that #COP26 put us on track to tackle the #ClimateEmergency and protect people everywhere.https://twitter.com/UNFCCC/status/1417766452443164675 …
I have eco-anxiety, meaning, i am afraid of what the future earth would be. More catastrophic events resulting to drastic decrease of human and wild life population.
#ClimateChange is real. It is a global crisis.