Articles | Volume 21, issue 11
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 5863–5874, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-5863-2017
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 5863–5874, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-5863-2017
Research article
27 Nov 2017
Research article | 27 Nov 2017

Global change in streamflow extremes under climate change over the 21st century

Behzad Asadieh and Nir Y. Krakauer

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Multi-model analysis of global streamflow extremes for the 20th and 21st centuries under two warming scenarios is performed. About 37 and 43 % of global land areas show potential for increases in flood and drought events. Nearly 10 % of global land areas, holding around 30 % of world’s population, reflect a potentially worsening hazard of flood and drought. A significant increase in streamflow of the regions near and above the Arctic Circle, and decrease in subtropical arid areas, is projected.