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Weather Watch (Global Warming And Floods) #392570

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Bound Brook, New Jersey: Jim Axelrod) The continuing efforts to clean up after the floods in Bound Brook, New Jersey, reported; details given of concerns that flooding may become more severe due to global warming. [Flood victim Phyllis POURNARAS - talks about the effects of the flood.] [National Climactic Data Center Tom KARL - says warming trends may also bring heavier rainfall.] [Oregon State climatologist George TAYLOR - says it is hard to predict future weather conditions.] [FEMA Mike ARMSTRONG - says there is not enough money to make flood maps computer-accessible.]

Reporter(s):
Axelrod, Jim;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:50

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