The report findings are based on coastaldem a new digital elevation model developed by climate. And then there s a new map that lets users peer 60 years into the future of north american cities.
This work was presented in adhikari et al gmd 2016 the simulation captures the evolution of sea level rise over the entire planet taking into account eustatic sea level sea level rise from perturbations to the gravity field and sea level rise from local elastic rebound of the earth s crust.
Map of world sea level rise. Zoom into a familiar location create a point and share your story. Here we model the contribution of polar ice sheets to local sea level rise. This map shows the land which would be flooded if the ice caps melt in entirety in which case the sea level would rise by 80 32 meters.
Users can simulate inundation associated with one to six feet of sea level rise at various scales along the contiguous united states coast except for the great lakes. Areas currently already subject to. In addition to overall flooding estimates users can see the relative social vulnerability of coastal regions.
If an area is. 1 in this scenario vast new coastlines and inland seas will be created and 50 of the world s major cities would become architectural reefs. Flood map shows the map of the area which could get flooded if the water level rises to a particular elevation.
Effect of global warming and climate change. Sea level rise map. The national oceanic and atmospheric administration s sea level rise and coastal flooding impacts data viewer provides a preliminary look at how different amounts of sea level rise would affect coastal flooding in the united states.
Map of the united states indicating high risk flood areas with sea level rise. San jose becomes like a city in la county and north. The maps here show the world as it is now with only one difference.
Connect interactive sea level rise impact map. Bathymetric map ocean depth. This map viewer illustrates the scale of potential coastal flooding after varying amounts of sea level rise.
All the ice on land has melted and drained into the sea raising it 216 feet and creating new shorelines for our continents and. Sea level rise tool from earthtime. Connect with coastal stakeholders across the country through this interactive map which allows you to identify and share your observations and experiences with sea level rise impacts along canada s coastline.