Base Esperanza, Antarctic Peninsula: An Adiabatic high for March 24, 2015?

Perhaps those who do not know the difference between a weather related effect and their … err … hip pocket should refrain from crowing too loudly: http://www.upi.com/Science_News/2015/03/30/Antarctica-just-had-its-warmest-day-on-record/2841427721823/ Of course it is trumpeted that this is due to global warming.  Well, let us do a bit of reality checking on this. First of all where is […]

Additions to Climate Change Dictionary

I have added the following items to the Climate Dictionary : Nazca Lines Desecration = An “Activist Stunt” promulgated through the arrogance of Greenpeace whose members, in effect, defecated upon a site that is a national treasure of the peoples of the nation of Peru and the world. Greenpeace = An eco-terrorist organization whose demonstrable […]

Another Localized Chart about warming temps

There is such an uproar about 2014 being a hot year.  Well, we’ll see, but I don’t really think so. I have put together a chart that uses data from NCDIC and RSS for the Continental US.  The data I have is both anomaly data, with the RSS downloaded from here: http://images.remss.com/msu/msu_time_series.html I just set […]

A couple of graphs to show an absence of global warming locally, updated 12/3/2014

I have added data for Nov 2014.  Correction made on 12/4/2014.  Used 2013 data … oops!   I decided to do a little comparison graphing. The first one  uses COOP data — Gillette 9 ese — from here: http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/cgi-bin/cliMAIN.pl?wy3855 which is data from 1902 thru 2013. I compared that data to data gotten from Weather […]

A couple of graphs to show an absence of global warming locally, updated 11/3/2014

I have added data for Oct 2014.   I decided to do a little comparison graphing. The first one  uses COOP data — Gillette 9 ese — from here: http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/cgi-bin/cliMAIN.pl?wy3855 which is data from 1902 thru 2013. I compared that data to data gotten from Weather Underground for the years 2013 and 2014 (up through […]

A couple of graphs to show an absence of global warming locally, updated 10/21/2014

I decided to do a little comparison graphing. The first one  uses COOP data — Gillette 9 ese — from here: http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/cgi-bin/cliMAIN.pl?wy3855 which is data from 1902 thru 2013. I compared that data to data gotten from Weather Underground for the years 2013 and 2014 (up through September). (If you use the WU weather history […]

Climate Change Dictionary

The Climate Change Dictionary (with apologies to Ambrose Bierce and his Devil’s Dictionary) consists of  “Definitions” and “The rules from the Climate Change Handbook”. [Note: This is an ongoing effort which will be added to as additional definitions and rules become available.]   From Definitions are the following: 97 percent factor = The concept that […]

A couple of graphs to show an absence of global warming locally

I decided to do a little comparison graphing. The first one  uses COOP data — Gillette 9 ese — from here: http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/cgi-bin/cliMAIN.pl?wy3855 which is data from 1902 thru 2013. I compared that data to data gotten from Weather Underground for the years 2013 and 2014 (up through August). (If you use the WU weather history […]