Change in the height of a 50-year return period extreme water level event to the end of the 21st century for different scenarios
: Nov 12, 2009
: Oct 23, 2008
: Nov 29, 2012 11:36 AM
The water level is measured relative to the present day tide, due to changes in atmospheric storminess, an increase in mean sea level and vertical land movements
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Results are shown for the (left) A2 scenario and (right) B2 scenario, used model HadRM3H. A 50-year return period means the average probability of occurrence of two events in 100 years.
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