Extreme Temperature Diary-January 7-8, 2018

Monday January 8th… Dear Diary. The main purpose of this ongoing post will be to track United States extreme or record temperatures related to climate change. I’ll refer to extreme temperatures as ETs (not extraterrestrials)😊. Here is today’s climate change related topic: 2017 Climate Summaries (Part 2) The National Center for Environmental Information has completed […]

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Extreme Temperature Diary…January 5-6, 2018

 Saturday January 6th… Dear Diary. The main purpose of this ongoing post will be to track United States extreme or record temperatures related to climate change. I’ll refer to extreme temperatures as ETs (not extraterrestrials)😊. Here is today’s climate change related topic: Baby It’s Cold Outside! If you are living in the Midwest or anywhere […]

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Extreme Temperature Diary…January 3-4, 2018

Thursday January 4th… Dear Diary. The main purpose of this ongoing post will be to track United States extreme or record temperatures related to climate change. I’ll refer to extreme temperatures as ETs (not extraterrestrials)😊. Here is today’s climate change related topic: What does the Bomb Cyclone have to do with Global Warming (Part 2)? […]

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Extreme Temperature Diary…January 1-2, 2018

Tuesday January 2nd… Dear Diary. The main purpose of this ongoing post will be to track United States extreme or record temperatures related to climate change. I’ll refer to extreme temperatures as ETs (not extraterrestrials)😊. Here is today’s climate change related topic: 2017 Climate Summaries (Part 1) At the beginning of every year there are […]

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Winter Extreme Temperature Diary… December 29-31, 2017

Sunday December 31st… Dear Diary. Here is today’s climate change related topic: Time for Those New Years Resolutions Personally I’m going to pledge to make this site better for all to be more informed about how the issue of climate change is evolving. Today I’m scouring social media to post more eco-friendly resolutions. Here is […]

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Winter Extreme Temperature Diary…December 27-28, 2017

Thursday December 28th… Dear diary. Here is today’s climate change related topic: Happens Nearly Every Winter… Climate Change Doubters Point to Cold Weather Each winter I have to laugh that global warming deniers point to this snowstorm or that arctic outbreak to disprove that climate change is not happening. Many are meteorologists who love cold […]

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Winter Extreme Temperature Diary… December 20-22, 2017

Friday December 22nd… Dear Diary. Here is today’s climate change related topic: Meteorological Models Affected by New Warm Climate Change Regime This December I and other meteorologists have been guilty of pointing to usually reliable models and ensembles going out in time to the “medium range” and beyond forecasting big pattern changes to colder weather, […]

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Winter Heat and Cold Diary… December 17-19, 2017

Tuesday December 19th… Dear Diary. Here is today’s climate change related topic: Persistent Heat Leads to Drought This is fairly obvious, but I did want to show what episodes of record warmth are quickly doing  to the Southwest from data supplied by the climate scientist who coined the phrase “Ridiculous Resilient Ridge,” Mark Swain. First […]

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Winter Heat and Cold Diary December 14-16, 2017

Saturday December 16th… Dear Diary. Rather than addressing another climate change related topic today I’m going to present more information on the fires in California since winds have once again made the situation much worse last night. Please check local programming if you are located in areas of high fire danger. What I’m presenting should […]

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