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For Those Watching the Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies of the Equatorial Pacific and the Decay of the El Niño

Many readers are keeping an eye on the sea surface temperature anomalies of the eastern equatorial Pacific. The latest sea surface temperature anomaly map from the CMC Environment Canada (Figure 1) shows cooler than normal sea surface temperature anomalies along … Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe This Blogger is Pleased with Me or Climate Skeptics in General

I found the following comment this morning awaiting moderation. It was left today for a year-old post Richard Tol’s Excellent Summary of the Flaws in Cook et al. (2013) – The Infamous 97% Consensus Paper.  I approved it and its duplicate.  … Continue reading

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Quicky Early April 2016 ENSO Update: NINO3.4 Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies Still at the Threshold of a Strong El Niño

NOAA’s weekly sea surface temperature anomalies for the NINO regions (based on the original Reynolds OI.v2 data) are furnished on Mondays. Today’s update for the week centered on March 30, 2016 shows the sea surface temperature anomalies of the NINO3.4 … Continue reading

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Series: Climate Models are NOT Simulating Earth’s Climate

This is a reference post about a recent series of blog posts that illustrated how poorly climate models simulate Earth’s climate.  I’ve also added a few other examples in this post. Those posts include:

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Is the 2015/16 El Niño an El Niño Modoki?

AND Is that the Reason Why This El Niño is Not Suppressing the California Drought as Expected? El Niño events come in different flavors, and those different flavors can have differing impacts on regional weather around the globe. There are … Continue reading

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Climate Models are NOT Simulating Earth’s Climate – Part 4

Alternate Title: Climate Models Undermine the Hypothesis of Human-Induced Global Warming According to the hypothesis of human-induced global warming, manmade greenhouse gases create an energy imbalance at the top of the Earth’s atmosphere, which causes the Earth to retain heat. … Continue reading

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January 2016 Global Surface (Land+Ocean) and Lower Troposphere Temperature Anomaly Update

UPDATE: All graphs with UAH lower troposphere temperature data have been updated from beta version 6.4 to 6.5.  Thanks, Nick Stokes.  This means Figure 4 and Figures 6 through 9 have been revised. # # # The GISS Land-Ocean Temperature … Continue reading

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Tamino (Grant Foster) is Back at His Old Tricks…That Everyone (But His Followers) Can See Through

Or In a Discussion of the Hiatus Since 1998, Grant Foster Presents Trends from 1970 to 2010, Go Figure! Statistician Grant Foster (a.k.a. blogger Tamino, who also likes to call himself Hansen’s Bulldog) is back to his one of his … Continue reading

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NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center is ‘sharpening their knives’ to cut ‘the pause’ from the global temperature record

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
People send me stuff. What I received reminded me of this famous quote from NCDC’s Dr. Tom Peterson back in 2011 In this case multiple sources have sent me a press release and…

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January 2015 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

INITIAL NOTES Note 1: The NOAA NOMADS servers are still off line.  NOAA replied to my email inquiry and advised that the NOMADS website will be down for an extended time period and there were no estimates for when they … Continue reading

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