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Title: The Deadly Combination of Heat and Humidity in India and Pakistan in Summer 2015

We find that the deadly heat waves in India and Pakistan in 2015 were exacerbated by anthropogenic climate change. Although the impacts of both events were severe, the events themselves were not connected to each other.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
  2. Indian Inst. of Technology (IIT) Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi (India)
  3. Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Grant/Contract Number:
AC02-05CH11231
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 97; Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-0007
Publisher:
American Meteorological Society
Research Org:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
OSTI Identifier:
1379595

Wehner, Michael, Stone, Dáithí, Krishnan, Hari, AchutaRao, Krishna, and Castillo, Federico. The Deadly Combination of Heat and Humidity in India and Pakistan in Summer 2015. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0145.1.
Wehner, Michael, Stone, Dáithí, Krishnan, Hari, AchutaRao, Krishna, & Castillo, Federico. The Deadly Combination of Heat and Humidity in India and Pakistan in Summer 2015. United States. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0145.1.
Wehner, Michael, Stone, Dáithí, Krishnan, Hari, AchutaRao, Krishna, and Castillo, Federico. 2016. "The Deadly Combination of Heat and Humidity in India and Pakistan in Summer 2015". United States. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0145.1. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1379595.
@article{osti_1379595,
title = {The Deadly Combination of Heat and Humidity in India and Pakistan in Summer 2015},
author = {Wehner, Michael and Stone, Dáithí and Krishnan, Hari and AchutaRao, Krishna and Castillo, Federico},
abstractNote = {We find that the deadly heat waves in India and Pakistan in 2015 were exacerbated by anthropogenic climate change. Although the impacts of both events were severe, the events themselves were not connected to each other.},
doi = {10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0145.1},
journal = {Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society},
number = 12,
volume = 97,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {12}
}