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December 2016 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

MONTHLY SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE ANOMALY MAP The following is a Global map of Reynolds OI.v2 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) anomalies for December 2016. It was downloaded from the KNMI Climate Explorer. The contour range was set to -2.5 to +2.5 … Continue reading

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Phil Jones Steps Down

Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood ? h/t Dave Ward ? ? http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/environment/uea_s_climatic_unit_director_steps_down_1_4829565 ? One down! ? Climatologist Prof Phil Jones, who was at the centre of the Climategate row over hacked emails,…

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A Couple of Holiday Wishes for All

May peace reign in our souls. May joy overwhelm our hearts. May enthusiasm rule our days. Cheers Bob Tisdale

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Our Ignorance is Breathtaking – We Should be Humble

Originally posted on Big Picture News, Informed Analysis:
We humans consistently miss the big picture. The world is improving dramatically, but our brains are addicted to worry and fear. Last week’s edition of Nature includes a highly readable article about…

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The latest climate ‘conspiracy theory’

Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry Guess who the new climate ‘conspiracy theorists’ are? When I first saw this published in the WaPo, I thought it was a joke: Why I’m trying to preserve federal climate data before Trump…

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November 2016 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

MONTHLY SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE ANOMALY MAP The following is a Global map of Reynolds OI.v2 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) anomalies for November 2016. It was downloaded from the KNMI Climate Explorer. The contour range was set to -2.5 to +2.5 … Continue reading

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Early December 2016 La Niña Update: Mixed Signals from NOAA and BOM

Note: See Update at the end of the post. # # # Last month on November 10, NOAA issued a La Niña Advisory, indicating weak La Niña conditions existed and that those conditions were “slightly favored to persist (~55% chance) … Continue reading

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Peer Review Is Bunk

Originally posted on Big Picture News, Informed Analysis:
A report I wrote for the Global Warming Policy Foundation was released today. It explains that peer-reviewed research is as likely to be wrong as right. Basing public policy on findings that…

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NOAA Cancels La Niña Watch While La Niña Conditions Exist

La Niña conditions are typically defined by NOAA as sea surface temperature anomalies less than or equal to -0.5 deg C for the NINO3.4 region of the east/central equatorial Pacific. The NINO3.4 sea surface temperature anomaly for the week of … Continue reading

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July 2016 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

INITIAL NOTE This is the fourth month with the new format.  I’ve replaced the smoothed curve with a horizontal line that represents the Current Value. MONTHLY SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE ANOMALY MAP The following is a Global map of Reynolds OI.v2 … Continue reading

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