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Studying, planning for, and warning of megastorms

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US Geological Survey
Desert Research Institute

As we look out onto the massive piles of snow, with no end in sight, many of us assume that this is an unexpected meteorological occurrence, one that we didn’t see coming.

Dr. Maureen McCarthy, research professor at the Desert Research Institute, talks about the megastorms she, in partnership with the US Geological Survey, has been studying, planning for and warning about since 2013.

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