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15 October 2009

September Temperatures Second Warmest On Record

The global temperatures for September are out today from the National Climate Data Center in Ashville NC. The trend of very warm temps. world wide continues. The Summer of 2009 will go down as one of the warmest on the instrument record and on the proxy record going back over a thousand years. With the growing El Nino adding more heat to that being trapped by the record high levels …


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California Mud- It's just getting Started

This past week has brought some serious flooding to California. This could not come at a worse time with so many hills and mountains denuded of ground cover by the Summer fires. No ground cover means nothing to hold the soaked soil in place, and it will take even less rain than normal to start the famous mud slide season. Here in my part of the world, it’s almost as …


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