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What modulates our Sun? The majority of science work on the principle that the Sun is self modulating and each solar cycle is a product of a random number generator. There are others that suspect the Sun is modulated by the planets with a special emphasis on Uranus & Neptune. Thanks to Carl Smith who has recently left us we have new knowledge that significantly adds to Jose, Landscheidt & Charvàtovà's work.

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New record low in Austin, Texas

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 12:04

“We just had a record low temperature in Austin on Tuesday.” says reader Lisa D.

The temperature dropped to 55°F (12.8°C) at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Tuesday.

This broke the previous record of 56°F (13.3°C) set on Sept. 12, 1968, according to the National Weather Service.

Light west and northwest winds have been delivering cooler than normal air for several days.

http://www.statesman.com/news/local/update-austin-airport-sets-new-daily-record-low-temperature-tuesday-morning/IFOUXi50uUGdHRtBLwc1RO/

Thanks to Lisa D for this link

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STOP the “Global Warming” fraud

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:39

“Trump is right on this.”

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“Arctic sea ice is much more extensive now than it was in 2012, according to government studies,” says reader Paul Mason.

“Clearly, the world is COOLING, not warming.

“Warm eras have always been more prosperous than cold eras, so this is not good news.

“Global WARMING would have been good, but instead we are in for global COOLING, which is bad for agriculture means burning more fuels.

“STOP the “Global Warming” fraud. Trump is right on this.”
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Note:
The above graph comes from the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), and is dated 12 Sep 2017. Here’s the link

http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/images/daily_images/N_stddev_timeseries.png


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Global warming narrative losing steam

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:24

Why? “Fraudulent constructed data”  – J.H. Walker
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Global warming narrative losing steam with the public and policymakers

By J.H. Walker

The reason the global warming narrative is losing steam with the voting public is that the alarmism is not matching the reality of people’s experience over tens of years, coupled with the fraudulent constructed data which most – if not all – of the AGW alarmism is based on.

People don’t trust politicians with good reason. They certainly don’t trust the lying Greenpeace a terrorist organisation, and won’t buy a climate pig in a poke, which is what carbon levies on energy and carbon credits (another label for Cargo Cultism) are.

Finally, the policy makers are taking notice.  In fact, they take more notice of the results of real elections rather than biased surveys the so called climate consensus is based on.

The real science is published on how the world oceans capture energy on a cyclic basis, and how that captured energy is transported from the tropics to the poles over long time scales where it is finally radiated to space.

Tropical storms are the major transport mechanism from the tropics to the poles of both heat and water vapour, with the latter being the most potent greenhouse gas.

The fact is that water vapour in the atmosphere has increase more so than CO2 as measured over the last 15 years and has far more impact on regional temperature than CO2 ever has.


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Snowing in the western Alps

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:12
“It’s quite early for snowing season to start.”

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Hi Robert,

I am in France, in Briançon near the Italian border.

Today it snowed at least at 2000 m. It’s quite early for snowing season to start.

Have a nice day!

Dr Mirco Poletto


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“Significant” mountain snow for Wyoming

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 13:43

“Major Change To Colder and Wet Conditions Thursday Night
Through Saturday”

…Significant Mountain Snow Possible Friday into Saturday …

A storm system will move across the area from Thursday afternoon through Saturday.

Widespread showers and some thunderstorms are
expected ahead of this system Thursday into Thursday night. Only
the highest peaks will see snow from the first part of this storm.

However, as a strong cold front moves in late Thursday night,
much colder air will be ushered in along with falling snow levels.

Widespread rain will continue across the lower elevations while
snow levels fall from above 10,000 feet Thursday night lowering to
between 6000 and 7000 feet Friday night and Saturday morning.

Significant snow is expected over Bighorn mountains later Friday
through Saturday as much colder air moves in and snow levels
lower. It’s quite possible that the Big Horn mountains see 4 to 8
inches of snow with over a foot above 10,000 feet during this
period. The lower elevations will see periods of rain during this
period, possibly mixing with or changing to snow above 6,000 to
7000 feet late Friday night or early Saturday.

Campers, hunters and other outdoor interests should keep abreast
of the latest developments on this first cold storm system of the
pre-fall season. Some of the higher trails in the Big Horn
mountains could be covered by a significant amount of snow later
Friday into Saturday. Pay attention to the latest forecast and
plan accordingly.

Freezing temperatures are also possible in the low lying areas Sunday morning behind this system.

Stay tuned for further statements from your National Weather
Service office in Riverton.

https://m.accuweather.com/en/us/powell-wy/82435/weather-warnings/341562

Thanks to John Miller for this link

“This isn’t unusual, but it won’t be reported anywhere else,” says John.

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WINTER storm warnings for parts of Montana and Idaho

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 13:35

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
Snow levels down to around 5000 feet
Up to 10 inches of snow in some areas.

National Weather Service Great Falls MT
345 AM MDT Wed Sep 13 2017

Northern Rocky Mountain Front-Cascade-Central and Southern Lewis and Clark-Southern Rocky Mountain Front-Judith Basin-Jefferson-Broadwater-Meagher-

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory For elevations above 6000 feet for snow, which
is in effect from 6 PM Thursday to noon MDT Saturday.

* Locations: Logan Pass, Kings Hill Pass, Flesher Pass,
MacDonald Pass, Boulder Hill, Elk Park Pass, and Homestake
Pass.

* Timing: Rain will change to snow Thursday night as snow levels
lower to around 5000 feet. Snowfall rates will peak Thursday
night. Mountain snow will continue through Friday, gradually
ending from north to south Friday night into Saturday morning.

* Accumulations: Snow accumulation of up to 2 inches on mountain
passes Thursday night, with falling snow melting on road
surfaces during daylight hours Friday. Snow accumulation of 3 to
6 inches over the Rocky Mountain Lewis Range, and up to 10
inches above pass level in the Little Belt and Boulder mountain
ranges.

* Winds: North 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Snow Level: Lowering to 5000 feet.

* Impacts: Slushy snow accumulation Thursday night will cause
minor travel difficulties over mountain passes. Wet and raw
conditions could cause hypothermia issues for firefighters,
hunters, and anyone else caught unprepared in the backcountry.

* Web Page: To see a graphical representation of this hazard,
please visit our web page and mouse over the Current Hazards
menu, then select Detailed Hazards.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Use caution while
driving.

For specific road and travel conditions in Montana, dial 5 1 1 .

See side-by-side forecasts for Montana here:

http://www.weather.gov/wrh/

And winter storm warning here:

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=wrh&wwa=winter%20weather%20advisory

Thanks to Stephen Nagy in Montana for these links

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Calls to punish ‘global warming’ skeptics surge

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 03:55

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Climate change denial should be a crime,” declared the headline in the Outline. “It’s time to treat science denial as gross negligence — and hold those who do the denying accountable.”

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(Excerpts and paraphrasing from a great Washington Post article)

Climate Denialism Is Literally Killing Us,” argued Mark Hertsgaard in the Nation. “Murder is murder” and “we should punish it as such.”

Brad Johnson, executive director of Climate Hawks Vote, posted a set of “climate disaster response rules,” including “put officials who reject science in jail.”

Anthony Watts, of the Watts Up With That blog, listed some of the threats to criminalize skeptics under the headline, “Hate on Display — climate activists go bonkers over #Irma and nonexistent climate connection.”

“(However) with Irma ranked 7th, and Harvey ranked 18th, it’s going to be tough for climate alarmists to try connecting these two storms to being driven by CO2/global warming,” said Mr. Watts. “But they’ll do it anyway.”

Climate Depot’s Marc Morano said the heightened vitriol aimed at those who dispute the link between climate change and extreme weather events is a sign that the global warming narrative is losing steam with the public and policymakers.

“Activists have been frustrated with record number of polar bears, no acceleration of sea level, the Pause, no trends or declining trends in extreme weather and the public’s apathy,” said Mr. Morano, whose book “The Politically Incorrect Guide to Climate Change” is slated to be released in February.

“Trump has added to all of that, and we are now seeing them blow their gaskets in frustration,” he said.

See entire article:
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/sep/11/climate-change-activists-want-punishment-for-skept/

Thanks to Dean Koehler for this link
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Examining (and destroying) alarmist claims

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 16:37

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“Why it is not obvious to all that the climate has been changing (due to natural causes, whatever they are) for hundreds of millions of years … is a mystery.” – Ray Kraft

Even though our planet was warmer than today during the Eemian Period, and even though there were no factories belching anything into the atmosphere at the time, author Conor Purcell, PhD. vainly tries to use the Eemian Period to scare us into submission.

In his commentary below, Ray Kraft demolishes Purcell’s arguments.

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Examining (and destroying) alarmist claims

By Ray Kraft

In an article entitled “Climate science looks to the future – And it’s not pretty,” author Conor Purcell, PhD., predicts we are seeing a replay of the Eemian interglacial circa 120,000 years ago when it was a few degrees warmer than now and sea level was 6 – 9 meters higher than now.

He asserts that the warming during the Eemian and today’s warming is / was caused by higher CO2 levels.

However, he fails to account for the cause of the allegedly higher CO2 levels 120,000 years ago (he also does not specify the levels). It could not have been caused by us burning fossil fuels.

He mentions the ice age before the Eemian interglacial as 120,000 to 200,000 years long, but says little more than that about it. He does not say how far sea levels fell during that ice age.

He says nothing about the causes of the end of the Eemian or the onslaught of the most recent ice age, or the causes of the rapid global warming that started circa 12,000 years ago, which obviously could not have been caused by humans burning fossil fuels. I have read that some anthropologists think the last ice age had reduced the global human population to fewer than 10,000 circa 12,000 years ago.

He says nothing about the recurring cycles of global warming and cooling over the last 50,000,000 years, or why the geologically rapid cycles of warming / cooling suddenly began circa 50 million years ago and have continued since, with a long slow cooling trend over 50 million years.

He focuses on the near future – predicting that rising CO2 levels will cause temps 2 to 6 degrees warmer than now by 2100 with much higher sea levels.

But says nothing about accumulating ice in the Arctic and Antarctic now.

Says nothing about the next ice age that will follow, assuming the natural cycles of the last 50,000,000 years continue.

Why it is not obvious to all that the climate has been changing (due to natural causes, whatever they are) for hundreds of millions of years, it didn’t begin with us, it isn’t our fault, we can’t make it stop, our only option is to expect cycles of global warming and global cooling and adapt to climate change as it changes . . . is a mystery.

Of course, if climate change is our fault and we can make it stop, that has ENORMOUS political value.

If climate change is natural and all we can do is adapt, that has ZERO political value.

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“The moment a man forms a theory, his imagination sees in every object only the traits that favor his theory.” – Thomas Jefferson, 1787

 

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New glacier forming in California?

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:32

“Was up at top of squaw,” says RT Meadow. “Looking like snow will stay year round.”

Squaw Valley – 11 Sep 2017 – Photo by R.T. Meadow

“Just found this update on Squaw Valley glacier as of Sept 11,” says reader P Salmon.

“It’s small but look like it’s hanging around for next season. Temps now freezing at night up there, and in the 70s during the day at Truckee, CA (6K ft).

“People should understand how HOT it can get in the high Sierra during the Summer, 80s and burning sun), so for snow to survive is remarkable. Plus the West Coast was above normal this summer.”

https://twitter.com/RTmeadow/status/907656311067701248/photo/1

Here’s another view from Aug 21:
https://twitter.com/24AheadDotCom_/status/896239767712616448

And August 10th:
https://twitter.com/OnTheSnow/status/895711398361255937

Thanks to P Salmon for these links


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Australia – Spring seems to have frozen to a stall

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 21:00

BOM Review admits skeptics were right, but say “trust us” it doesn’t matter

“Australia’s spring seems to have frozen to a stall,” says reader Tom0Mason.

“I wonder how the Australian BOM (Bureau of Meteorology) explains this, or maybe they just do the usual and just do not admit it is happening. After-all their thermometers reading are ‘adjusted’ to register no lower than -10°C, regardless of the true temperature.”

“See just how mistaken a government bureau can be.”
BOM Review admits skeptics were right, but say “trust us” it doesn’t matter

http://joannenova.com.au/2017/09/bom-review-finds-skeptics-were-right-but-say-trust-us-it-doesnt-matter/

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Blizzards, freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall in New Zealand

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 17:46

“Urban Greenies are frantically waving their arms and incessantly wailing,” says New Zealand reader.

“After weeks of NZ media frothing hysterically how ‘man-made climate change’ caused Harvey, and then Irma, in our very own backyard for the past 7 days we’ve had blizzards, freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall (over 2 metres in places), road closures and avalanches. Snowboarders and skiers are amped!

Many roads are completely closed, and on the ones that are open motorists are being warned to carry chains after heavy snow caused major disruption.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11920849

Thanks to Greg Salmond in New Zealand for this link

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Storms are nature’s ‘wrath’ against Trump? – Video

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 17:12

Jennifer Lawrence, star of the horror film  “Mother!” suggests storms are nature’s ‘wrath’ against Donald Trump.

“It’s also scary to know that climate change is due to human activity, and we continue to ignore it, and the only voice that we really have is through voting,” says Lawrence.

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/hurricane-irma-harvey-donald-trump-jennifer-lawrence-mother-nature-storms-climate-change-florida-a7937691.

Thanks to Kevin A for this link
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Earthquake lights in Mexico – Two videos

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 21:24

I talk about earthquake lights in Not by Fire but by Ice … and here they are.(See chapter 8, “Earthquake lights and Crazy Snakes.”)

Fox News reported that the quake, the strongest in a century, was accompanied by flashes of green and blue lights shooting throughout the night sky. According to an El Universal story, the lights are a naturally occurring electro-magnetic charge caused by the collapse of the rocks in the ground during the earthquake.

Uh huh. I mentioned that theory in Not by Fire but by Ice. I called it “rocks that go bump in the night.

But as I said,

“I think they’ve got it backwards. Saying that earthquakes cause electromagnetic disturbances is like saying that waterwheels make rivers flow.  Electromagnetic forces cause earthquakes, not the other way around.”

http://www.foxnews.com/science/2017/09/08/mysterious-lights-appear-in-mexico-sky-during-massive-earthquake.html?

Thanks to Dean Koehler for this link

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Record Aussie Snow – Video

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 15:57

Record snowfall has hit the Australian state of Victoria, according to Daily Mail Australia.

Although spring has just begun, the coastal city of Lorne and Apollo Bay were flooded with snow on Tuesday, with some houses literally covered with snow. In social networks, many pictures of winter landscapes appeared.

Meanwhile, up to 30 cm of snow fell in the mountain regions, and the temperature dropped to -7.5 ° C.

In Australia there was a record snowfall passed

Thanks to Clay Olson for this link
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The Hurricane Harvey Hustle

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 12:05

“It has nothing to do with human-caused climate change.”
– Meteorologist Joe D’Aleo
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“Climate alarmists wasted no time claiming Hurricane Harvey was caused or worsened by fossil fuels,” writes Paul Driessen. “Greenhouse gas-driven global warming made the Gulf of Mexico warmer and its air more moisture-laden, thereby feeding Harvey’s strength and moisture content, said one climate and weather “expert.” Harvey was due to “this administration’s climate denial, racism and callousness,” an Antifa allied activist ranted.”

“Of course, they would never credit fossil fuels or carbon dioxide emissions for the record 12-year absence of Category 3-5 hurricanes striking the United States. Nor would they take time to learn the real reasons hurricanes form, strengthen or drop enormous quantities of rain – or study the long history of powerful, wet hurricanes, especially in the Gulf of Mexico.”

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The Hurricane Harvey Hustle

Facts about Harvey trump attempts to use it to advance manmade climate cataclysm agendas

By Paul Driessen

“When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight,” English essayist Samuel Johnson observed 240 years ago, “it concentrates his mind wonderfully.” That’s certainly true in the climate change arena.

After ending US participation in the Paris climate treaty and abolishing many government restrictions on fossil fuel use, the Trump Administration began preparing red team-blue team examinations of the science behind claims of “dangerous manmade climate change.” Asian, African and even European countries are building still more coal and gas-fired power plants. A recent poll found that only 28% of Americans think climate scientists understand the causes of global climate change “very well.”

The new climate hustle is on

All this is certainly concentrating the minds of climate alarmists, who are also taking former Obama advisor Rahm Emanuel’s cynical advice to “never let a crisis go to waste.” The new climate hustle is on.

The record 12-year absence of Category 3-5 hurricanes striking the United States had to end at some point, and Hurricane Harvey definitely underscored our recent good fortune. Alarmists wasted no time in asserting that Harvey was due to or worsened by mankind’s greenhouse gas emissions. As Irma beefs up and brings more widespread devastation, it too will likely achieve iconic climate chaos status.

Fossil-fuel-driven global warming made the Gulf of Mexico warmer and its air more moisture-laden, thereby feeding Harvey’s strength and moisture content, said one climate and weather “expert.” A century ago a storm along the same path would have been less intense and brought less rain, claimed another.

Harvey stalled over Houston because manmade climate change caused “a greatly expanded subtropical high pressure system,” which led to “very weak prevailing winds” that failed to steer the storm back into the Gulf of Mexico, a third putative expert asserted. An Antifa climate activist ranted that Harvey was due to “this administration’s climate denial, racism and callousness.” Another railed about climate murder.

Any journey back to climate and weather reality should begin by noting that doctrines of manmade climate cataclysm asserted that the record 12-year interlude between major US hurricanes should never have happened. The overall reduction in major hurricanes in recent decades shouldn’t have either.

Weather historian Roger Pielke, Jr. says 14 Category 4-5 hurricanes made landfall along US coasts, during the 44-year period between 1926 and 1969. In the ensuing 47 years, 1970 to 2017, just four struck the US mainland, including Harvey. Some, like the 1935 Labor Day Hurricane in the Florida Keys, were incredibly powerful. NOAA’s Hurricane Research Division counts 10 Category 4-5 monsters between 1920 and 1969 (50 years), but only four since then. Either way, it’s a huge reduction.

Harvey lost its Cat 4 status shortly after making landfall, so winds declined as a major factor after they destroyed Rockport. What devastated Houston was the vast quantity of rain: some 19 trillion gallons of water in the Houston/South Texas area alone. By comparison, Chesapeake Bay holds 18 trillion gallons.

Worse, all this rain came in just a few days. Harris County (Greater Houston) alone got 1 trillion gallons. The Mont Belvieu area got 51.9 inches of rain – the highest rainfall total in any storm in US history. The 16 inches of rain August 27 at George Bush Airport is the single wettest day in Houston history.

Previous storms were not far behind

However, previous storms were not far behind. Hurricane Easy deluged Florida with 45.2 inches in 1950; Tropical Cyclone Amelia dumped 48 inches on Texas in 1978; and Tropical Storm Claudette inundated Texas with 54 inches in 1979. In fact, Claudette emptied 43 inches in just 24 hours on the little town of Alvin, Texas; that one-day record still stands. Buffalo Bayou topped out at 62.7 feet this time – but it reached 54.4 feet in 1935. All the Texas storms were along its Gulf Coast.

All you need is the right (ie, wrong) confluence of events. As climatologist Dr. Roy Spencer explains, when a strong tropical cyclone has access to abundant moisture evaporating from a large body of warm water like the Gulf of Mexico – and that situation combines with little inland movement by the cyclone – you get record rain. So why did Hurricane Harvey settle in for a long haul over Houston?

There was no “expanded subtropical high pressure zone,” WeatherBELL Analytics chief forecaster Joe Bastardi points out. What happened with Harvey was the “exact opposite.” What trapped Harvey was a predicted MJO phase 2 – a major cool trough associated with the eastward moving disturbance of clouds, rainfall, winds and pressure that traverses the planet every 30 to 60 days or so. “Normally,” there would be no major trough that far south to stop a storm, Bastardi notes. But this time there was.

Harvey was “not unprecedented”

So instead of moving inland (which it did later), Harvey stalled. Its circular winds remained stuck in the trough (or what Weather Channel founder John Coleman calls a “void”) until surface pressures around it changed, and the storm was able to move to the northeast. It was “an unusual pattern,” an unusual confluence of events, says Coleman, but it was “not unprecedented.” Amelia and Claudette demonstrated that. Name just one hurricane that was ever “steered back” into the Gulf of Mexico, Bastardi challenged.

If the exact same tropical storm had simply moved inland at 13-15 mph, while generating the same total amount of rain, the downpours would have been spread over a much wider area, perhaps many states, with no flooding disaster, Dr. Spencer points out. But Harvey did not move inland for days.

Nothing to do with human-caused climate change

In fact, “hurricanes that enter Texas often stall or meander, and are very wet. That’s why half of the top ten wettest US tropical rainfall events have been in Texas,” adds consulting meteorologist Joe D’Aleo. It has nothing to do with human-caused climate change.

“Hurricanes are nature’s way of taking heat out of the tropics and re-distributing it to the temperate regions,” when summers are hot and waters are warm, as the planet rotates, notes Bastardi. They require a unique combination of circumstances, with sufficiently warm sea surface temperatures being just one, adds Spencer. “The Gulf of Mexico is warm enough every summer to produce a major hurricane.

“But you also usually need a pre-existing cyclonic circulation or wave, which almost always can be traced back to the coast of Africa.” Why some systems intensify and others don’t is still not well understood.

Multi-decadal sea surface temperature (SST) oscillations in the Atlantic occur on a cyclical basis, as does the total energy accumulated each year by tropical storms and hurricanes. However, their origins and mechanisms are likewise still unknown, Dr. Michel de Rougemont notes.

It is impossible right now to separate all these natural factors from alleged manmade influences. Or to look at hurricane history and August SST anomalies over the years – and discern patterns that can be attributed to human-caused (or even natural) global warming. Those claiming an ability to do so must prove their claims, produce their data and algorithms, defend their thesis before red team experts, and not be allowed to assert “proprietary” data or point to secretive black box computer model simulations.

Houston has experienced floods throughout its history

Houston flooded not just because of the sheer volume of water. The city is built on impermeable clays and former swamp lands that have subsided in many places over the decades from the steadily increasing weight of buildings, homes, other structures, and concrete and asphalt roads and runways. It is close to sea level, with little topographic relief, insufficient drainage, and reservoirs that can handle most big rains but not those that Harvey brought. Deluges thus have few places to go, except upward, over dams and into homes. It’s no wonder the area has experienced floods throughout its history.

To use this tragedy to advance anti-fossil fuel agendas is disgraceful.

Right now, and for the foreseeable future, they are the bedrock of our civilization, jobs, living standards, well-being and life spans. To drive up their costs, or replace them now with expensive, unreliable “renewable” energy would be disastrous.

Fossil fuels allow us to track storms, warn people and get them out of harm’s way. They bring rescue boats, helicopters, high-rider vehicles, water, food, clothing and new building materials to stricken communities. They could do the same for Bangladesh and other countries that face natural disasters – and have been bereft of electricity and decent living standards for too many generations.

Meanwhile, those in the path of Irma (and storms that will inevitably follow) should prepare their family, home, neighborhood, community and state. Houston should prepare now for the next one.

Paul Driessen is senior policy analyst for the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (www.CFACT.org), and author of Eco-Imperialism: Green power – Black death and other books on the environment.

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Trump Approval Rating Rises to 46 percent

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 20:50

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“The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-three percent (53%) disapprove.

See more:
http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/trump_administration/prez_track_sep8

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September Temperatures Have Plummeted in Past 120 Years

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 20:36

At All East Coast And Gulf Coast Stations

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It took Tony Heller exactly 45 seconds to determine that September temperatures have plummeted at all of the US East Coast and Gulf Coast states, since their peak in the 1920’s.

“All of the claims from leading climate scientists being quoted in the press are nothing but superstition, lies and utter nonsense,” says Heller.

See entire article:
https://realclimatescience.com/2017/09/september-temperatures-have-plummeted-at-all-east-coast-and-gulf-coast-stations/

Thanks to Stephen Bird for this link


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One of the biggest earthquakes ever recorded in Mexico

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 09:03

At least 32 people killed

7  Sep 2017 – One of the biggest earthquakes ever recorded in Mexico struck off the country’s southern coast late last night.

According to the USGS, the epicenter of the 8.1 magnitude quake was located in the Pacific Ocean, 54 miles (87 km) southwest of the town of Pijijiapan in the southern state of Chiapas.

http://news.trust.org/item/20170908053353-zsjng

Thanks to qfrealist for this link

“The recent large solar flare CME event probably caused the Mexico earthquake,” says qfrealist. “Also The 3 hurricanes in the Caribbean.”

http://www.suspicious0bservers.org/


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Greenland snow and ice mass an “embarrassment” to alarmists

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 06:54

Meteorologist Joe Bastardi of Weatherbell Analytics says Greenland snow and ice mass balance is “way, way, way above normal,

adding that it is “the climate story nobody is talking about it because it’s an embarrassment given what was being said two years ago, really.

“You know, when you say it’s irreversible and it can’t come back and then it shoves it right in your face like this … I think you get my point.”

Interesting how alarmists aren’t mentioning Greenland ice extent lately.

When you get to the Weatherbell site (link below), scroll down to get to Bastardi’s video “The Saturday Summary.”
https://www.weatherbell.com/

Thanks to Glenn Cuthbert for this link

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Australia – Coldest start to September EVER

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 06:46

Record cold and record Spring snowfall …  Up to 250 cm (more than 8 ft!)  in some areas, which is massive for Spring.

“Victoria has been blanketed in thick snowfall, including coastal areas like Lorne,” says The Daily Mail.

“Falls Creek, Hunters Hill and Thredbo Village had coldest September days ever.

“Towns at sea level turned white with alpine areas receiving up to 30 cm (12 inches) and the temperature dropping to as low as -7.5 degrees.

“The cold snap caught out two men who found themselves stuck in their vehicle high in the alps for three days before being rescued by the Victorian SES.”

Record cold and record snowfall, and they call it a ‘cold snap?’

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4856286/Victoria-turned-white-snow-covers-parts-state.html

Thanks to Stephen Bird for this link

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