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Weather/Storms

Extreme fire weather

Researchers model the regional impacts of specific anthropogenic activities and their influence on extreme fire weather risk When the Thomas Fire raged through Ventura and Santa Barbara counties in December 2017, Danielle Touma, at the…

Modeling rainfall drop by drop

Using a network of a newly introduced type of rain gauge that can measure rainfall with drop-by-drop precision, KAUST researchers have developed a high-frequency rainfall model to improve understanding of rainfall/runoff dynamics, such as…