Heavy Tail Behavior of Rainfall Extremes across Germany

Bruno Merz, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, Heidi Kreibich, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Section 5.4 Hydrology, Potsdam, Germany, Sergiy Vorogushyn, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Section Hydrology, Potsdam, Germany and Attilio Castellarin, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy