The scoop on satellite temperature data

There’s a story at the Telegraph UK from Christopher Booker where he states “…the latest US satellite figures showing temperatures having fallen since 1998, declining in 2007 to a 1983 level…” Wanting to make sure that there was some data to reference this claim for my readers, I’ve presented some graphs of satellite microwave sounder data below. MSU…

How not to measure temperature, part37

The National Weather Service office in San Diego, CA operates a cooperative observer network of weather stations, as do all NWS offices. The station in Coronado, CA, is particularly interesting since it is located on the roof of the Fire Station there. Given that the MMTS sensor shown below is only about 2 feet above the…