A new paper 1 in the journal Environmental Research Letters examines the drivers of the February 2021 cold snap that left millions across Texas without electricity and water.

Doss-Gollin, J., Farnham, D. J., Lall, U. & Modi, V. How Unprecedented Was the February 2021 Texas Cold Snap? Environmental Research Letters (2021).
DOI Code Preprint

  title = {How Unprecedented Was the {{February}} 2021 {{Texas}} Cold Snap?},
  shorttitle = {{{TXtreme}}},
  author = {Doss-Gollin, James and Farnham, David J. and Lall, Upmanu and Modi, Vijay},
  date = {2021-06-08},
  journaltitle = {Environmental Research Letters},
  shortjournal = {Environ. Res. Lett.},
  issn = {1748-9326},
  doi = {10.1088/1748-9326/ac0278},
  url = {e},
  urldate = {2021-05-18},
  langid = {english},
  open = {true},
  preprint = {https://eartharxiv.org/repository/view/2122/},
  repo = {https://github.com/jdossgollin/2021-TXtreme}