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25 February 2012

Extreme weather is normal, but increasing amounts of it is not.

It’s been a very mild winter over most of the U.S. and Canada, and meteorologists are increasingly asked if the extreme weather is due to climate change. I was asked to write something about this for Atmos-News which is produced by NCAR (the National Center for Atmospheric Research). Click on the image below to read it, and I hope you will find it interesting. Also in this edition of AtmosNews …


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Look West at Sunset This Weekend. Venus, the Moon and Jupiter are putting on a show.

  Thanks to Glen Burns, the Chief Metr. at WSB in Atlanta, for spotting this shot. Taken by Rafael Schmall in Somogy, Hungary. I saw Jupiter, Venus and a beautiful crescent Moopn here in OKC tonight. March will be even better!


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