Increased threat of tropical cyclones and coastal flooding to New York City during the anthropogenic era

“The flood risk for New York City due to tropical cyclones and their resultant storm surges has increased significantly during the last millennium. Mean flood heights increased by >1.2 m from ∼A.D. 850 to A.D. 2005 due to rising relative sea levels. Additionally, there were increases in the types of tropical cyclones that produce the … More Increased threat of tropical cyclones and coastal flooding to New York City during the anthropogenic era