Alaska probably had their coldest coldest autumn on record and Hawaii is having blizzard warnings.
Arctic sea ice volume is above the 2004-2013 average.
Ships are trapped in the ice.
But we had a warm day on December 1, prompting Andrew Freedman to declare another global warming emergency.
In Cheyenne, Wyo., the temperature reached 70°F on Thursday, setting a state record for the month of December. A monthly record was also set in Nebraska, according to the National Weather Service.
It wasn’t a record for Wyoming. On this date in 1939 five states were over 90F and twenty-two states were over 70F. Sheridan, Wyoming was 78 degrees that day, which was eight degrees higher than Andrew Freedman’s claimed record. Nebraska was 75 degrees which was also higher than the claimed record.
CA 85 TX 85 AZ 83 FL 82 CO 80 LA 78 NM 78 WY 78 OK 77 MT 76 KS 75 NE 75 OR 75 UT 75 GA 74 MS 74 WA 74 AL 72 AR 72 SD 72 NV 70 ND 70
The following day was even warmer. On December 6, 1939 Nebraska reached 83 degrees and Colorado reached 88 degrees.
CO 88 CA 87 TX 87 AZ 85 OK 85 KS 83 LA 83 NE 83 FL 82 NM 80 MS 79 AR 78 GA 78 MO 78 AL 77 SD 76 WY 75 MN 73 SC 73 IA 71 NC 71 MT 70 TN 70
Cheyenne had four days over 65F during December 1939.
The National Weather Service tweet didn’t say it was a record for Nebraska, rather they said it was a record for once city in Nebraska.
December 1939 was the warmest on record in the US, with almost 30% of days over 60F.
That year also brought record heat and fires to Australia.
The warm weather last week also prompted the usual claims of the end of snow.
We are about to get a lot of snow and cold here in the west, but it didn’t happen 45 years ago.
On July 31, 1976 – Colorado had one of the deadliest floods in US history.
Pakistan was also ravaged by floods.
England was having their hottest and driest summer on record.
The CIA issued a report blaming the bad weather on global cooling.
Pine Beetles were on a rampage in Oregon. Experts predicted all of the tress would be dead by 1986.
It was snowing in Miami.
Alaska was warmer in Florida.
National Geographic described it as “The Year the Weather Went Wild.”
Jerry Brown declared a drought disaster in California.
The extreme weather was blamed on a very wavy jet stream.
Which was blamed on global cooling
Scientists now blame the same weather pattern on global warming.
Reality is that snow cover has increased during the ski season.
The same predictions of doom were made in 2019
But ski seasons are getting longer, not shorter.
The person who Andrew Freedman cited in his article has me blocked.
September 8, 2020 was the coldest afternoon (32F) that early in Autumn in Cheyenne.
October 25, 2020 was the coldest afternoon (11F) that early in Autumn in Cheyenne.