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Footnotes for Table 1 of IPCC SPM WG II

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a Likelihood refers to judgmental estimates of confidence used by TAR WG1 : very likely (90-99% chance); likely (66-90% chance). Unless otherwise stated, information on climate phenomena is taken from the Summary for Policymakers , TAR WG1 .

b These impacts can be lessened by appropriate response measures.

c High confidence refers to probabilities between 67 and 95% as described in Footnote 6 .

d Information from TAR WG1, Technical Summary, Section F.5.

e Changes in regional distribution of tropical cyclones are possible but have not been established.

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