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1 November 2012
Thanks to Tim Schmidt at NOAA’s Satellite Date Information Service (NOAA-NESDIS) for this. When GOES-R is launched in 3 years. you’ill see images that will make this look old fashioned.
Asking if Hurricane Sandy was caused by climate change is like asking someone at the South Pole which way is north. This kind of storm could almost certainly form in a world where the CO2 levels have been unchanging and Arctic sea ice levels were stable. That said, anyone who claims Sandy was ( or was not) caused by the changing climate just doesn’t get it. It may be possible …