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Extreme Weather Events: Are they Influenced by Rising Atmospheric CO2?

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   Abstract
   1. Introduction
   2. How to Properly Test for a CO2-induced Influence on Extreme Weather
      2.1. Obtain Proper Data Over a Sufficient Time Period
      2.2. Natural Variability Must be Studied and Known
      2.3. Non CO2-driven Impacts Must be Resolved and Removed
   3. Extreme Weather Observations and Trends
      3.1. Floods
         3.1.1 Trends of the Past Century
         3.1.2. Natural Variability Seen from Long-term, Centennial-scale Studies
         3.1.3. Other Factors Driving Observed Trends
      3.2. Drought
         3.2.1. Trends of the Past Century
         3.2.2. Natural Variability Seen from Long-term, Centennial-scale Studies
         3.2.3. Other Factors Driving Observed Trends
      3.3. Storms
   4. Concluding Remarks
   References