Southwest Region - NOAA Climate.gov
NCA Education Resources for theSouthwestRegion. "Increased heat, drought, and insect outbreaks, all linked to climate change, have increased wildfires. Declining water supplies, reduced agricultural yields, health impacts in cities due to heat, and flooding and erosion in coastal areas are additional.
climate of the southwest region - Asdnyi
Southwest - National Climate Assessment. TheSouthwestisthe hottest and driest region in the U.S., where the availability of water has defined its landscapes, history of human settlement, and modern economy. Climate changes pose challenges for an already parched region that is expected.
What Are the Advantages & Disadvantages of Southwest Monsoons?
The monsoons bring much-needed moisture into the desert regionoftheSouthwest. During May and June, the area typically suffers from drought conditions. The seasonal rains make it possible for agriculture, forests and inhabitants oftheregion to store water for the next dry cycle oftheclimate.