Monthly Archives: November 2011

John Nielsen-Gammon Comments Regarding Climate Models And The Process Of El Niño-Southern Oscillation

INTRODUCTION I can see no basis for John Nielsen-Gammon’s attempt to attribute the record high temperatures in Texas to the hypothesis of Anthropogenic Global Warming. It appears that Nielsen-Gammon, like the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), relies on climate … Continue reading

Posted in CAGW Proponent Arguments, El Nino-La Nina Processes, Model-Data Comparison SST, Natural Warming | 18 Comments

Looking For Ideas

UPDATE (November 8, 2011, about 10:15pm eastern): Sincere thanks to the blog hosts who have provided links here; to those who have spent the time to read my post; to those who have shared their humor, thoughts, suggestions, experiences, and … Continue reading

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October 2011 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

MONTHLY SST ANOMALY MAP The following is a Global map of Reynolds OI.v2 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) anomalies for October 2011 downloaded from the NOMADS website. The contour levels are set at 0.5 deg C, and white is set at … Continue reading

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An Initial Look At The Hindcasts Of The NCAR CCSM4 Coupled Climate Model

OVERVIEW This post compares the instrument observations of three global temperature anomaly datasets (NINO3, Global, and North Atlantic “Plus”) to the hindcasts of the NCAR couple climate model CCSM4, which was used in a couple of recent peer-reviewed climate studies. … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Model Problems, Model-Data Comparison SST, Model-Data LOST | 23 Comments