An updated global warming prediction for Michigan

'The Midwest climate is already changing,' Katharine Hayhoe, an atmospheric scientist at Texas Tech University and a co-author of the report, said in a statement.

Written by: Jessica Behnham

The Union of Concerned Scientists is out with a report today on how climate change is expected to impact Michigan.

Expect more heat waves, flooding and reduced crop yields if nothing is done to stave off the worst consequences of climate change, says a peer-reviewed paper from UCS.

"The Midwest climate is already changing," Katharine Hayhoe, an atmospheric scientist at Texas Tech University and a co-author of the report, said in a statement.

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