California to get clobbered with wet atmospheric river this weekend

Every once in awhile California gets a “Pineapple Express” this is more like an El Niño express as the source of this moisture river extends all the way across the Pacific to the Phillipines, near the “warm pool” area that gets created by an El Niño event. Source: http://www.nnvl.noaa.gov/view/globaldata.html#GFSW Latest Forecast synopis: Area Forecast Discussion National Weather…

The “long whimper” of failing climate alarmism

Guest essay by Gary Pearse (elevated from a comment) On the thread Yale University Closes Climate Change Institute longtime WUWT commenter Gary Pearse gave a synopsis of the anemic state of climate activism these days. As I published that article, I had thought to myself that the closing of this Yale Climate Institute signals a sea-change,…

Is the 2015/16 El Niño an El Niño Modoki?

AND Is that the Reason Why This El Niño is Not Suppressing the California Drought as Expected? Guest Post by Bob Tisdale El Niño events come in different flavors, and those different flavors can have differing impacts on regional weather around the globe. There are East Pacific El Niño events like the 1997/98 El Niño,…

Not so Friday Funny – Science is turning back to the dark ages

Science is in an integrity crisis, and climate science is leading the way for loss of integrity Science is turning back to the dark ages Man-made global warming theory has been propped up by studies that many scientists have dismissed as methodologically flawed, ideologically bent or even fraudulent. The problem of scientific integrity, however, goes…

Claim: 500,000 extra deaths per Year from Malnutrition by 2050

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A study in The Lancet claims that by 2050, climate change could cause 500,000 extra deaths per year, due to reduced food production. However the study is model based – where is the supporting evidence? The abstract of the study; Global and regional health effects of future food production under…