Browsing by Author "McCarthy, M"

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  • Without human-caused climate change temperatures of 40°C in the UK would have been extremely unlikely

    Zachariah, Mariam; Vautard, Robert; Schumacher, Dominik L.; Vahlberg, Maja; Heinrich, Dorothy; Raju, Emmanuel; Thalheimer, L; Arrighi, Julie; Singh, R; Li, S; Sun, J; Vecchi, G; Yang, W; Seneviratne, SI; Tett, SFB; Harrington, Luke J.; Wolski, Piotr; Lott,Fraser C.; McCarthy, M; Tradowsky, Jordis S.; Otto, Friederike E. L. (World Weather Attribution, 2022-07-28)
    The 2022 heatwave is estimated to have led to at least 13 deaths from drowning. It brought challenging conditions for the NHS, with a spike in emergency calls, and care services supporting the elderly and vulnerable were ...