Funds for this research were provided by the Higher Commission of Pakistan under Project 1-28/HEC/HRD/2011/740 entitled “Climate Change Extremes for a Semi-Arid Punjab, Pakistan.” The author is thankful to the two anonymous reviewers for their constructive feedback. Presubmission review and inputs from Mohammad Safeeq (OSU) are highly appreciated. Valuable contributions from Hafiz Mohkum Hammad, Wajid Farhad, and Farhan Saleem are acknowledged too.
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