Daily Archives: August 28, 2017

Summer 2017 Report

Summer isn’t quite over yet, but it was another cool summer in the US with afternoon temperatures continuing a 125 year cooling trend. The percent of days over 90 degrees was ¬†low. The percent of days over 100 degrees was … Continue reading

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Updated Ice-Free Arctic Forecast

Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper. George Orwell My latest forecast is that the Arctic will be ice-free on February 26, 2018 at 5:13 PM. The polar temperature will be … Continue reading

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Change Of Climate

All summer we have been seeing plunging temperatures for the date over the past century. But as fall approaches we are seeing a change of climate. The average daily temperature and frequency of hot weather for fall days has not … Continue reading

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Career Change For Katharine Hayhoe

Five years ago, Katharine Hayhoe made her living blaming Texas drought on global warming. But she has taken on a new profession blaming rain in Texas on global warming.

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Extreme Weather In 1935

Most people think of 1935 as being the Dust Bowl. But 1935 also had record precipitation and hurricanes. On May 31, 1935 Woodward Ranch, Texas set the world record with 22 inches of rain in less than three hours. Colorado … Continue reading

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Preparing For My Paper

I’m writing a formal paper to discuss the US temperature record, and am gathering figures for it. Over the past century, daily maximum temperatures have plummeted in the US. They peaked in 1934. Daily minimum temperatures have increased, and peaked … Continue reading

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