New Jersey Press

By 2035, the Northeast US is projected to be more than 3.6 degrees F (2C) warmer on average than during the pre-industrial era. This would be the largest increase in the contiguous US and would occur as much as two decades before global average termperatures reach a similar rise.

The National Climate Assessment has “grim warnings for New Jersey.”

 Heed climate warnings, says Asbury Park Press. Update for November 2018

The National Climate Assessment says climate change is here now. “Global warming is now affecting the United States more than ever, and the risks of future disasters — from flooding along the coasts to crop failures in the Midwest — could pose a profound threat to Americans’ well-being.”

"future impcts and risks from climate change are directly tied to decisions made in the present"