- As global temperatures warm, there's a shift in day-to-day weather events
- Warmer global temperatures will cause an increase in droughts and heavy rains
(CNN)If it feels like it hasn't rained in months in the South, you're right. The region is experiencing an extreme drought. But just a few months earlier, we were talking about record-breaking floods in the South. These shocking extremes are happening more often, and it is all part of an unfortunate new normal in a world with climate change.