Another “weather is not climate” story

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOAA: April Temperatures Slightly Cooler Than Average for U.S. May 8, 2009 The April 2009 temperature for the contiguous United States was below the long-term average, based on records going back to 1895, according to an analysis by NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC. The average April temperature of 51.2…

Catlin Arctic Ice Survey Packing It Up – What Have They Accomplished?

Guest Post by Steven Goddard http://www.surfersvillage.com/gal/pictures/ArcticSunbathe-Francois_Len.jpg According to the Catlin website, the team plans to leave the Arctic later this week.  I believe that they have done a fantastic job educating the public about the Arctic.  Their mission has been followed breathlessly by BBC and Guardian reporters, who previously believed that the Arctic had melted…

Quote of the week #7

Image from WUWT reader “Boudu” WUWT commenter “philincalifornia” writes about Lockwood’s comment in National Geographic about the state of our sun and predictions of a quiet period and possibly a cooling trend, but adds an interesting twist: