Alister Doyle

For Alister Doyle's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Weather systems stalling more often

Aug 16, 2014

Weather systems stalling more often

Summer heat waves and downpours have become more frequent in the northern hemisphere this century, apparently because extreme weather can get trapped for weeks in the same place in a warming world, a study showed Aug. 11. Disruptions to the jet stream, which forms ...