New Orleans leads South in producing extra thunderstorms from urban heat, smog |  Environment

New Orleans leads South in producing extra thunderstorms from urban heat, smog | Environment

Many cities are generating enough heat and smog to change the weather around them, but New Orleans appears to be altering its climate more than most, producing a greater number of human-caused thunderstorms than any other large city in the Southeast, a new study has found. New Orleans is creating about 15% more thunderstorms than …

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