By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Climate change could pose a big problem for Pennsylvania in the next few decades.READ MORE: Elton John Will Make Tour Stop At PNC Park In 2022
The Wolf administration released the results of a climate impact assessment on Wednesday. It shows Pennsylvania’s average temperature will be nearly 6 degrees higher by 2050.READ MORE: Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped Under A Shed In South Park Township
It also foresees more days with temperatures above 90 degrees.MORE NEWS: GOP Voting Law Bill Clears State House Amid Wolf Veto Threat
The report also predicts precipitation will increase, with more heavy rain events. That could cause more flooding throughout the state.