Winter storms in Europe: messages from forgotten catastrophes

When it comes to assessing insurance losses from future severe windstorms in Europe, an analysis of three major events in the  late 19th century can prove just as useful as artificial scenarios created by a weather or climate model. Such an approach also helps the insurance industry gain a longerterm perspective on the sequence of strong storms that affected Europe at the end of the 20th century.

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Winter storms in Europe: messages from forgotten catastrophes

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