North Jersey to suffer more sea level rise?

The consensus Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) forecast is that global warming will lead to a one foot rise in sea level by the end of this century. (As I understand it, this is mainly expansion of the warmer oceans, and could be higher depending on ice melt.) The BBC is now reporting on a new result:

But this is a global average; and now a Dutch team has made what appears to be the first attempt to model all the factors leading to regional variations…

Of the 13 regions where the team makes specific projections, New York sees the biggest increase from the global average

The BBC and the Dutch may call the region New York, but I think it’s safe to say the North Jersey shore is included. To be sure, it seems it’s just 20% higher than average, and I imagine the uncertainties

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