Posts Tagged ‘Donna’

Record breaking cyclone a direct result of climate change?

Monday, May 8th, 2017

On Monday Cyclone Donna spiked at category 5 with winds sustained at 215km/h and gusting 260km/h, making it the strongest ever May cyclone recorded in the entire Southern Hemisphere. Climate scientist Jim Salinger  said Donna’s lateness and intensity is a direct result of a changing climate. He said late cyclones such as Donna were rare, Read more