Monthly Archives: October 2009

>Regarding Missing Comments At The Minnesota Public Radio Climate Change Blog

>UPDATE 2 (11-5-09): It’s Thursday and six days have gone by since MPR emptied its spam filter and released my original comment. Paul Huttner responded to it. I then posted three replies to Paul. The first advised him that I … Continue reading

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>Preliminary October 2009 OI.v2 SST Anomaly Data Appears To Have An Error

>Figure 1 shows the time-series plot of the Preliminary (Unofficial) Global OI.v2 SST Anomaly data through October 2009. The preliminary October 2009 data was posted on NOMADS yesterday, October 26, 2009. The official release is not scheduled until November 9, … Continue reading

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>Why Are OHC Observations (0-700m) Diverging From GISS Projections?

>INTRODUCTION My post “NODC Corrections to Ocean Heat Content (0-700m) Part 2” illustrated the divergence between observed Global Ocean Heat Content (OHC) and the GISS projected rise. Figure 1 shows that GISS models projected a rise of 0.98*10^22 Joules per … Continue reading

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>NODC Corrections to Ocean Heat Content (0-700m) Data Part 4

>I have updated the following two posts to reflect the NODC’s corrections to the April to June 2009 Ocean Heat Content data: 1. ENSO Dominates NODC Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) Data 2. North Atlantic Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) … Continue reading

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>Mid-October 2009 SST Anomaly Update

> The OI.v2 SST anomaly map for the week centered on October 14, 2009 shows that the tropical Pacific SST anomalies are still elevated, with a slight strengthening of El Nino conditions in the Central and West-Central Equatorial Pacific. The … Continue reading

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>Update NODC (Levitus et al 2009) OHC Data Through June 2009 (Corrected)

>UPDATE OF: Update of NODC (Levitus et al 2009) OHC Data Through June 2009 This is an update of an earlier post “Update of NODC (Levitus et al 2009) OHC Data Through June 2009” in light of the NODC correction … Continue reading

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>NODC Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) Versus GISS Projections (Corrected)

>UPDATE OF: NODC Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) Versus GISS Projections This is an update of an earlier post “NODC Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) Versus GISS Projections” in light of the NODC correction of an erroneous data posting. I … Continue reading

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>NODC’s CORRECTION TO OHC (0-700m) DATA

>I was advised today (Thanks, Fred) that the NODC has revised their Ocean Heat Content data. A quick check of the KNMI Climate Explorer News webpage…http://climexp.knmi.nl/news.cgi?someone@somewhere…reveals that it was revised on October 15, 2009 at KNMI. And a check of … Continue reading

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>NODC Ocean Heat Content (0-700 Meters) Versus GISS Projections

>UPDATE (October 16,2009): This post contains erroneous OHC data posted at the NODC website. The post has been revised to reflect the corrections made by the NODC on October 15, 2009. Refer to “NODC Corrections to Ocean Heat Content (0-700m) … Continue reading

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>Update of NODC (Levitus et al 2009) OHC Data Through June 2009

>UPDATE (October 16, 2009): This post contains erroneous data that was posted by the NODC at their website. The graphs have been updated in the post “NODC Corrections to Ocean Heat Content (0-700m) Part 3“. I have left this post … Continue reading

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