Daily Archives: August 17, 2018

The July 1915 Heatwave At Yosemite National Park

During the week of July 19-25, 1915, afternoon temperatures at Yosemite National Park headquarters were over 110 degrees every day, averaged 112 degrees, and peaked at 115 degrees on July 20. The only other year when Yosemite reached 110 degrees … Continue reading

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Something Very Rotten In California

I have hesitated to discuss California temperatures until I had tools in place to analyze it properly, and I do now.  NOAA shows maximum temperatures in California rising rapidly, and particularly a big jump after 2012. Climate at a Glance … Continue reading

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