Warmer Arctic Ocean leads to more snowfall further south, new model shows

Warmer Arctic Ocean leads to more snowfall further south, new model shows

An increasingly warm, ice-free Arctic Ocean has, in recent decades, led to more humidity in higher latitudes. This moisture is carried south by cyclonic weather systems where it precipitates as snow, influencing the global hydrological cycle and many Earth systems that depend on it (Illustration: Tomonori Sato). 1 credit New model explains that water evaporating …

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