August 16, 2021

Episode 290: Measuring the impact of the 2021 monsoon

This year’s monsoon has already included the wettest July on record in Tucson.

AZSCI 290 measuring 2021 monsoon hero Monsoon rainshower.
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Measuring the impact of the 2021 monsoon

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University of Arizona atmospheric scientist Chris Castro spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph.D. regent’s professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

This year’s monsoon has already included the wettest July on record in Tucson, following two monsoons which produced hardly any rainfall. University of Arizona atmospheric scientist Chris Castro predicts weather changes in North America and talks about the challenges of forecasting the annual monsoon.

Chris Castro spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph.D. regent’s professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

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